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Jim Fox
Jim Fox
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Basic Information

Member Since
May 2, 2011
Last Seen
an hour ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Bridge player for over 50 years (hard to believe I don't play better).  Did take several years off a few times for family and work. Two grown children and four wonderful granddaughters (who don't play bridge but are all super softball players).

Professional computerist (everything EXCEPT electronics and hardware engineering) for over 40 years and still counting.  Education in Physics, Applied Mathematics, and Business Administration.

United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
World Rosenblum Teams - Orlando, FL
Bridge Accomplishments
Overall in WBF Rosenblum Teams, National Open Swiss Teams (twice), Senior Swiss Teams, and Mixed BAM; Many Regional A, Open, and Bracket 1 Teams and Pairs wins.
Regular Bridge Partners
and favorite bridge partner - my wife.
Member of Bridge Club(s)
Favorite Tournaments
Philadelphia, Orlando and Lille World Series, New Orleans, San Francisco and Washington Nationals, Cambridge and Virginia Beach Regionals.
Favorite Conventions
Puppet over 1N, Exclusion Blackwood, Delayed Splinters, Michaels, Unusual NT
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Sapphire Life Master
Sorry, this user has no cards yet.
BBO Team matches - recommended set up options for undo, barometer and kibitz
Maybe some day, if not already available, BBO will program voice input of bids and cards. Naturally, other players won't hear the spoken bids and cards.
Summer NABC Moved
Adam, just the "abouts", more than mildy amusing.
Will Montreal NABC go on as scheduled?
I make odds 3-1 against.
Online K.O. Tournaments by Tom Reynolds
Andy, there really isn't a "consolation" bracket in the double elimination tournament. The ultimate winner of the loser bracket will finish either first or second overall. The winner of the loser bracket would need to defeat the winner of the winner bracket twice to be champion.
This Year
Yes, unfortunately the booming economy and stock market and super low unemployment is a thing of the past for a while. :(
BBO Team matches - recommended set up options for undo, barometer and kibitz
If you don't misclick, don't set the options.... If you do, is double-clicking more of a PITA than misclicking fairly frequently?
I Got Coronavirus Playing Bridge
Bullsh*t. What somebody "wants to hear" could be true.
I Got Coronavirus Playing Bridge
Donald and David, if you make a definite and clear-cut prediction, then you can be wrong. Get it? In today's world, being wrong is much more bad than being right is good.
Online K.O. Tournaments by Tom Reynolds-Conditions of Contest
Hear Hear!
BBO Team matches - recommended set up options for undo, barometer and kibitz
No, Ed, it is an option.

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