Topic: Chess

Chess Players Finally Get Their Faces on a Billboard, and There's an Uproar

Webster athletes whine

It seems chess players, even grandmasters, just can't win. Witness the ridiculous scene down in Missouri, where Webster University put up an amusing billboard on I-70 featuring two members of its…

A Media Mogul's Daring Move to Make Chess Big

Andrew Paulson says championship chess deserves major play

An estimated 44 million Americans are regular chess players. Some 60 percent are male, and the same percentage falls in the magic 18-35 demo. More than one-third have a masters…