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Paul Friedman
Paul Friedman
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Basic Information

Member Since
July 28, 2010
Last Seen
9 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I always play my partner's system; that way it is her/his fault.

Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Kibitzing O. Jacoby in his last Reisinger session; Guessing a Queen on a 2-way finesse. Last happened 8:39 p.m., 23 June 1986
Bridge Accomplishments
few
Regular Bridge Partners
Ian Wilson
Member of Bridge Club(s)
St Petersburg, FL
Favorite Tournaments
N.A. Nationals
Favorite Conventions
Blue Team Club; Your convention card.
BBO Username
guido
ACBL Ranking
Life Master
Multi 2D/Mini-Multi 2D and the new ACBL convention charts
raNdAy: I assume from your spud post that you not only purposefully type in incorrectly but also pronouce it incorrectly. The system was named after the Acol bridge club which amazingly enough was sited on Acol Road, London, England.
Multi 2D/Mini-Multi 2D and the new ACBL convention charts
Randy: Learning to bid naturally is hardly a waste of time. BTW, it's Acol, not ACOL.
Multi 2D/Mini-Multi 2D and the new ACBL convention charts
Tom. Agree. If the regulators want to control this, they should simply require that a multi 2 is a one round force and bar pychic responses.
Upcoming, Challenging NABC's?
Phil: Columbus is the home of White Caslte and Wendy's with Bob Evens' nearby, so your culinary needs will be met. Culture is taken care of by the Drainage Hall of Fame. Actually it is a rather nice town.
In the dark. (ACBL)
Agree to some extent. Certainly for defenses to NT, the actual defense should be required. There is room on the card specifically for double and two level interventions. In other areas of he card, often there is simply is not enough room. This is particularly true if one plays non-standard ...
The Non-Polish Club
Thank you. That's just about what I expected.
"The worst play I have ever seen"
OK, you win. Supposedly true story: A mixed pair who were clearly a couple away from the bridge table. North (the man always sits North..in stories at least) made a terrible play and South spoke a few words about it ("worst play ever," etc.) to which North responded in ...
Three-card major suit openings by Jais and Trezel
Stephen: Rational thought seems to have litle to do with system regulations here in North America. You can open 1 with A32 AKQ 2 765432 but you can't open that with 1. No responding 1 with that hand either. Even the new Basic+ chart (to be ...
"The worst play I have ever seen"
Peg: Do NOT steal my lines. My lawyer will be calling your lawyer. :) That said, I do agree with your feelings about this. An error? Certainly. The worst ever? Not even close.
The Non-Polish Club
Thanks for the write up. Interesting. How do yoo handle 4441 hands? I assume the 12-15s are opened 1NT? How about the 16+? Thanks
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