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Peter Jan Plooy
Peter Jan Plooy
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Sept. 29, 2015
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about me

I am a civil engineer by profession, living in Breda (NL). Started playing bridge relatively late, about the age of 26. Been member of the same club in Delft since 26 years.

Middle level club player (Hoofdklasse, for you Dutchies).

Country
Netherlands

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DBC, Delft, the Netherlands
BBO Username
Peterjan57
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Defining Bridge
Well, "harumfrodite" does. Soldier an' sailor too (Kipling). So now you know, when you see one...
More Legal Eagles (push poll)
I was wondering the same thing. It seems the OP is of the opinion that 5NT cannot possibly be demonstrably suggested over one of the alternatives. So we are not asked to judge whether 5NT is dubious. What the actual question is, in the context of Laws 16B and 73 ...
Settle A Bet
This doesn't work.
Another ruling case
Maybe your "softer feel" is a based on a bias connected to the "language of love"? "Doit" really means "must".
Another ruling case
Mon français est très lent? Did you actually mean "slow"?
Alert Question
Please don't swing dead cats around anywhere...
Another ruling case
"East-West admitted they have been pre alerted, and have discussed the defence against weak NT. (...) East say he was not alerted by North, and forgot the Weak NT (this was the second and last board played against these opponents)" So within 10 minutes of discussing their defense against weak NT ...
Another ruling case
Patrick, I don't think the usage of the word "must" in the Regulations can be equated to their usage in the Laws. Surely not placing the Alert card in the correct position is not "a serious matter indeed", worthy of "the strongest word".
Some interesting and difficult boards in Germany
That would be: KQxxx Jxxx Qx Jx for the non-French of us ;)
Some interesting and difficult boards in Germany
It's not a grammar mistake, but you would help your non-French readers by using the English abbreviations of the honours: K, Q and J. Also: when indicating a card it is best to put the suit in front: K as opposed to K. This is especially helpful to ...
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