Getting Into Chess
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Getting Into Chess

“You resign now.” The Queen’s Gambit / Netflix (Fair use)

Never Give In

Well, almost never.

When do you resign?

We could take the advice of Mr. Shaibel, Beth Harmon’s mentor in Netflix’s The Queen’s Gambit. Then, hanging your Queen is a good time to resign. (I can think of two sisters who would probably disagree. What would Mr. Shaibel think of the Botez Gambit [affiliate link]? But, I digress.)




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