April 22, 2009

Ice cream and chess on Haight Street

Yesterday the Hip-Hop Chess Federation teamed with Ben and Jerry's on Free Cone Day. Hey, no torture and no CFOs suicided!

Western, or Queen's, Chess is a modified variation of the game of strategy that traveled through India & Iran to Spain by about 1000 AD. Here's an ABC News backgrounder on the Hip Hop Chess Federation:

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