Quote of the day 22nd January 2022

"I like to imagine that there is a region of Dante’s Ninth Circles, specially reserved for traitors, who not only betray their benefactors, but who also get their chess metaphors hopelessly wrong."

Raymond Keene proposes a dire fate for those who use misleading chess metaphors involving terms like check, checkmate and stalemate which they apparently do not understand, at the conclusion of a piece in "The Article" which you can read in full here.


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