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Margaret Devere
Margaret Devere
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Member Since
June 28, 2010
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Bridge Player
about me

Hoping to improve my game by osmosis and sporadic uncoordinated efforts. So far, it's a slow process.

Bridge Information

ACBL Ranking
Gold Life Master
Paula Warren
2 over 1
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Devere/Lane
2 over 1
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Devere - Judy
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Cheating at Scrabble
After rereading my comment, I want to retract my analogy. Anagrams is indeed a purer game, because there's no bias related to the squares on the board or the tiles you draw, but the rest of the analogy doesn't work. (There is strategy, BTW.)
Cheating at Scrabble
Thanks for the reference. Interesting article. I'm an Anagrams player myself. It's a much purer game -- Anagrams to Scrabble is like duplicate bridge to rubber, but even more pure.
How would you rule, and would you request a ruling?
Another case comes to mind: Declarer calls "Jack of spades" but the dummy is out of spades, and has the jack of clubs. Or, more complicated, the dummy does have spades but not the jack. In my experience, the dummy usually speaks up. Sometimes the dummy says "You don't ...
In the Well: Jeff Meckstroth
I claim an independent creation of "Rodstroth" but yours might be earlier. Mine was maybe 5-8 years ago.
After bidding Stayman, what is 3D?
I can't vote without knowing what x is.
Answered all the problems ?!?!?
I didn't know that bridge problems were targeted to a specific forum. I just took a quick look at the problem creation page and I didn't see an option for this. But what I did see was a bit of boilerplate that said, after problem creation: "Content you ...
Access to old SVR data
I just discovered Explore>Articles>By Tournament. This is a great resource, but it includes only articles. IMO, By Tournament deserves a more visible spot. And maybe it could be combined with the Past SVRs page that I was suggesting above.
Answered all the problems ?!?!?
That happened to me also, but then this message appeared. You might try again ...
Answered all the problems ?!?!?
Me again :) If I look at the Problem box from inside the Site Feedback forum, I get this "answered them all" message. If I leave the forum, then I get a new problem. Bug?
Answered all the problems ?!?!?
Oddly enough, it's about two minutes later, and now I have a problem in the Problems box. And it has votes and three comments, so it seems unlikely that the problem was posted in that two-minute window.
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