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Bobby Fischer

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2014

    Ten Things Only People From Aurora Understand, According to Movoto

    Aurora doesn't always get a lot of respect, even from folks who live elsewhere in Colorado. But the folks at Movoto aim to amend this oversight via a post highlighting the ten things only people from Aurora understand. The result is intended to change doubters' minds even as it reminds Aurorans why ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 5, 2012
  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    Chess, A Musical: No, really, those two things play together in Arvada

    Chess comes with almost as many stereotypes (the nerd, the genius, the poorly adjusted savant) and cliches (the pawn, checkmate, knights and chivalry) as it does pieces. But director Rod Lansberry isn't interested in any of them. Tomorrow, he and the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities will ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2011

    Climbing filmmaker Pat Ament's ode to mentor John Gill: Gill Through the Ages

    Photo courtesy Pat AmentClimbing pioneer John Gill floats up 'the Scab' in the Needles of South Dakota​Rock climbing legend Pat Ament began bouldering and free-climbing near Boulder in 1958 when he was a student and gymnast at the University of Colorado, and spent his formative years learning ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2011

    Comment of the day: "A little information can indeed be a dangerous thing"

    ​Bobby Fischer was one of the greatest chess players of all time, and he was also one of the craziest -- not that he didn't have competition on both counts. In fact, the history of chess reveals a long legacy of crazy-ass chess masters, a legacy Thorin Klosowski took a look at last week in his ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    The five weirdest chess masters

    ​With The Simultaneous Chess Exhibition being hosted by Todd Bardwick in the Colorado Mills Mall this weekend, we've been thinking a lot about the weirdness that is chess dorks. While not exactly worthy of the cover of People, these often reclusive weirdos have been involved in their fair shar ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    Captain America, Bobby Fischer top our new release picks for February 1

    ​The beginning of February is the perfect time of year to release media of all shapes and sizes for a number of reasons. Namely, it's because half of the country is bound to be snowed in and with nothing to do at some point during the month. There is nothing worse than getting a snow day away ... More >>

  • Music

    August 25, 2005

    Back in Black

    Black Black Ocean rolls in for one last romp.

  • News

    October 14, 2004

    Daily Double

    Bill Schantz and Paul Bailey are beating the odds.

  • News

    March 7, 2002

    Chess for Success

    Young Sam Galler is making the move from rook-ie to master.

  • Film

    May 10, 2001

    Ill Luzhin

    Hollywood reimagines Nabokov as Rocky for the art-house crowd.

  • Film

    January 7, 1999
  • Film

    December 25, 1997
  • Film

    September 28, 1994
  • News

    August 10, 1994

    LOVE AT FIRST SET

    CHET NIEMEYER HOLDS COURT ABOUT THE GAME OF HIS LIFE.SET FOR LIFE IF YOU CAN'T GET A GRIP, GO SEE WASHINGTON PARK'S TENNIS GYPSY.

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