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What a weekend ...

<i>If it’s Friday, it must be France …</i><p>Wow! It was all happening this weekend … not just in Nice but all over France! So please excusez-moi for being a …

France

14th European Youth Pairs Championships The Podiums | Youth World Bridge

Final Ranking <b>click here</b><p><b>Under 13:</b><p>1 BROGELAND Anders – AUSTAD Marius NOR – NOR 61.94<br>2 TYLVAD Daniel – TYLVAD Aron DEN – DEN 57.02<br>3 SELBY Oscar – ROSE …

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14th European Youth Mixed Pairs Championships | Youth World Bridge

At the 14th European Youth Pairs Championships Opatija, Croatia, the first title was assigned.<br>In the Mixed Pairs the Gold Medal goes to <b>Christian …

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The Plan LVII by Tim Bourke (AUS)

Source: IBPA Column Service Jul 2018<p>Dealer South. Both Vul<p>7 5 3 <br>10 2 <br>9 7 4 3 <br>A K 3 2<p>Q 19 8 2 <br>J 9 8 <br>Q 10 5 2 <br>10 5<p>J 9 <br>A 7 5 3 <br>J 6 <br>J 9 7 6 4<p>A K 6 4 <br>K Q …

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Just a Child by Süleyman Kolata (TUR)

At the 20th Iskenderun Bridge Festival Hatay, Turkey, you are playing in the Swiss Teams and hold this hand:<p>Board 30 Dealer East. None Vul<p>Q 8 5 <br>A <br>J 7 …

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England U16s reach final of Youth Online Championships | English Bridge Union

England's U16 team has reached the final of the WBF Youth Teams Online Championships after a victory over the USA. Squad leader Giorgio Provenza …

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#London is full today #humor #travel

<i>You can ride out the heatwave like James Simon on his $100 million super yacht this week (in Brodick Harbour, Arran Scotland) or…</i><p>It was late when I …

Super Yachts

Kindle Book Review is THE place for the BEST Kindle Deals!

<b>Start the Week with Today’s Contemporary Women’s Fiction, Fantasy Sci-Fi, and Our Featured FREEBIE. Also, Check out our</b> <b>$400 Author Independence</b> …

Books

Littlewood & Dhondy team win at Summer Seniors | English Bridge Union

The Summer Seniors Congress has made its traditional trip to Eastbourne, with the Littlewoods and the Dhondy team picking up the main prizes.<p>Paul & …

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Analysis Slow and Quick By Jean-Paul Meyer

In June 1997, 21 years ago the 43rd GENERALI EUROPEAN BRIDGE CHAMPIONSHIPS was played in Montecatini Terme, Italy. Today we bring you an article that …

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Best Ever Played? by Jean Paul Meyer

1995 Bermuda Bowl<p>It is difficult to say a hand is the best ever played. What I can say is that Michel Lebel said it was the best hand HE had ever …

Extreme Sports

Not Quite Impregnable by Beverly Kraft – Eric Kokish

When you bid like a cowboy, you’d better play like the king of the rodeo. South claimed he had to catch a flight and could not afford to waste any …

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Les Fêtes: When the Saints Come Marching In

At first I’m sure it’s about the World Cup. Five water-skiers glide around the Mediterranean bay off Juan-les-Pins, where Philippe and I dine at a …

France

Records: Veterans Affairs loses $1M in medical equipment in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Inventory records show Veterans Affairs medical facilities across Ohio have lost track of more than $1.1 million worth of …

Veterans

So much to do, so little time ...

<i>If it’s Friday, it must be France …</i><p>Bienvenue juillet! July … here so soon! So many photos and so little time to organize them.<p>Setting aside the …

Art Deco

U16s reach online semis; team to be sponsored by Tetragon | English Bridge Union

England's U16 squad has continued its preparations for the World Youth Team Championships by progressing to the semifinals of the WBF Youth Teams …

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Contract bridge: Overcalls | Financial Times

Most overcalls are made to obstruct opponents’ bidding and to compete; rarely for lead-directional purposes. When non-vulnerable, an overcall can …

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Quarterfinals – BBO Links

1st WBF YOUTH TEAMS ONLINE CHAMPIONSHIPS (March – July, 2018)<p>*** Quarterfinals – BBO Links *** <br>1️ U26 QF: Egypt (73) – Australia (67) …

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- INTERPOL

Distinguishing marks and characteristics:<p>Very casual, might appear unkept, typical Gino's and tee shirt, with old black hat sometimes. Had a tattoo, …

Black Hat

Scotland: University academics ‘bridge the gap’ with new card club

Academics at the University of Stirling are bridging the gap between generations – as well as the local community – by inviting people to join a new …

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Wilton Senior Center Sets Summer Programs

From Tai Chi to Line Dancing to Bingo, the Center has all the answers to your question, "What should I do today?"<p>WILTON, CT -- The Wilton Senior …

Tai Chi

Choosing the Right Line of Play by Jay Becker

<b>The Evening News – Aug 21, 1986</b><p>Assume you’re declarer at six hearts and West leads he king of diamonds. How would you play the hand?<p>North dealer. …

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England: 2018 Stamford Inter-Schools Event

100 young players have taken part in Stamford Youth Bridge Academy’s 2nd inter-schools event.<p>10 schools competed in the over-subscribed competition, …

Soccer

Bear takes dip in California hot tub, drinks margarita

Mark Hough had barely taken a sip of his Friday afternoon margarita when he heard twigs snapping and leaves rustling in his lush Altadena, …

Los Angeles County

DEVLIN: In Loving Memory of Charles Krauthammer

I’ve immersed myself in the conservative movement through journalism and activism since the age of 15. In my time, I’ve seen young, conservative …

Charles Krauthammer

On Inspiration: Interview with David Johnson

My guest today is David Johnson who has developed a reputation as a writer of “books with heart.” His novels feature strong, unforgettable characters …

Writing

Smith & Wilson, and Solomon team, win at Riviera Congress | English Bridge Union

The EBU's month at the seaside started this weekend with the Riviera Congress in Torquay.<p>The Swiss Teams was won by Warner Solomon, Alex Maddocks, …

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Bridge Notes: Brady and Dunne win first leg of summer festival of bridge

AGM of Contract Bridge Association of Ireland has been convened for Saturday in Athlone<p>8 minutes ago<p>Martin Brady and David Dunne have won the first …

Ireland

Bridge Logic: For Effective Bidding, Keep it Simple

Effective bidding in bridge is a genuinely challenging task. Figuring out how to arrive at the best contract with opponents’ intent on making your …

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In Newly Obtained Memo, Congress’s Top Cop Said House Democratic Caucus Server VANISHED

11:38 PM 07/02/2018<p>A secret memo marked “URGENT” detailed how the House Democratic Caucus’s server went “missing” soon after it became evidence in a …

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