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Ed Reppert
Ed Reppert
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Member Since
July 17, 2011
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Member Type
Bridge Director
about me

Retired US Navy Officer. Know a little something about computers (was my secondary job in the Navy). ACBL Club director. Player. Systems: Mostly I play 2/1 these days, but I like Romex and Precision as well. Play mostly in clubs and local tournaments.

Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Conventions
Boston Jacoby.
BBO Username
Blackshoe
ACBL Ranking
Non Life Master
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WHAT IS SPORT?
"When I am white, I win because I am white. When I am black, I win because I am Bugoljubov." - Efim Bugoljubov (1889-1952), Russian-born German Chess Grandmaster.
Is that how one should tackle this?
No, the point is that if you ask, get a minimal answer, ask again and get another minimal answer, you don't know if that's all there is to the partnership understanding, or if your esteemed opponent is simply unable or unwilling to give you full disclosure. So call ...
Claim?
Seems fair enough.
Bridge is a sport. What else? by José Damiani
Are you sure of that, Chris? :-)
Bidding Problem in Real Time
Probative?
seeking information on ACBLscor's .MOV (movement) files
If you have Parallels (not cheap) you can run Windows in it and pretty much any Windows program in that. Alternatively there is WINE (Wine Is Not an Emulator :) Many windows programs can be put in a WINE bottle and run on a Mac. Haven't tried it with Jeannie ...
Is that how one should tackle this?
A couple of points: [ul] [li]It is not illegal to ask about a specific call. It is ill-advised because doing so may well provide UI to partner. [li]The ACBL Alert Procedure says, among other things "Ethical bridge players will recognize the obligation to give complete explanations," "When asked ...
Claim?
"play continues only if one of the defenders had requested that and the other had concurred." No. Play continues only if a player of the non-claiming side requests it and [i]all three other players[/i] (including dummy) concur. Declarer would have been well within his rights to put his ...
Claim?
And then what?
Claim?
Right there where you put it, Robin. :-)
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