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Sarik Goyal
Sarik Goyal
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Member Since
May 20, 2018
Last Seen
9 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Northwestern University Class of 2021, USBF Junior

Bridge Information

Regular Bridge Partners
Kyle Rockoff, Daniel Weiss
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Northwestern DBC (owner)
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Non Life Master
Adv New Partner
2/1 GF
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Master as a racist term
Ed, I agree that one person being offended shouldn’t be sufficient to get rid of something. However, I never thought the problem was “how many” but rather, the difficulty of the adjustments to eliminate the offensiveness. In this case, I would guess it wouldn’t be difficult at all ...
Master as a racist term
I don’t think anyone wakes up in the morning and asks: “how can I make other people’s lives more difficult by censoring their language?” That seems like a lot of effort for little gain. If rethinking our terminology makes bridge more inclusive, why not? Our game is already ...
Master as a racist term
Wow, I never knew there could be such ominous consequences for trying to make bridge more inclusive for all people!
Master as a racist term
I’m not sure why trying to provide a welcoming environment would be considered “political”
The Kibs Are Not Alright
I also would hate to lose kibitzing, but I can’t see how cheating, when done carefully, could be detected. Cheating only in select crucial hands wouldn’t yield enough data to be caught.
Who is at fault?
On some layouts, it may not even be a save, as sometimes the defense will fail to cash both aces.
System Notes and Online Play
I think collusive cheating is enforceable as it is detectable.
ATB missed game
If 3 was GF, I don't understand the point of posting this as a problem. If 3 was NF then I do not think that would be my call with the west hand. Therefore, I assign at least a little bit of the blame to west. But ...
Self-Alerting Issue
If such a rule were to be instituted, then couldn't one claim that they also "forgot" their agreement in order to protect against redress?
Brandon Ge's bidding problem: AQx KTxxx Kxxx x
I definitely wouldn't bid 4 with that hand

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