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Ed Reppert
Ed Reppert
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July 17, 2011
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about me

Retired US Navy Officer. Know a little something about computers (was my secondary job in the Navy). ACBL Club director. Player. Systems: Mostly I play 2/1 these days, but I like Romex and Precision as well. Play mostly in clubs and local tournaments.

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United States of America

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Favorite Conventions
Boston Jacoby.
BBO Username
Blackshoe
ACBL Ranking
Non Life Master
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Problems with a strong 2!c Opening Bid
I admit to a fondness for the Romex approach to game forcing hands where the primary suit is a minor. Two auctions: 2-2any-3: two suited, primary clubs; responder's 3 asks for the second suit. 2-2any-3: two suited, primary diamonds; responder's 3 asks ...
A Cheater's Best Friend? Secrecy, Or?
For the US Senate to require that would require a constitutional amendment - one which is highly unlikely to be ratified. Whether the ACBL's Constitution allows it I don't know.
To bid or not to bid?
Maybe, maybe not.
Helgemo and Helness situation
Even if the opinion is virtually unanimous? "Error" seems to be one of those words that doesn't mean quite the same thing in law that it does in general usage.
Helgemo and Helness situation
If the legal system makes illegal something that should not be illegal is that not an error?
Helgemo and Helness situation
There's this thing called the Non-Agression Principle (look it up). Spacey and Weinstein, if the accusations are accurate, violated it. Helms and Helgemo did not.
Club level ruling . what do you think?
In fairness it's a bit redundant to have two threads on the same subject, so I can understand a moderator consolidating them or even deleting one, if it looks like there's nothing interesting in that one that's not also in the other one. If that's what ...
Memphis hotels
"Taxes and fees add around 25%" Sheesh.
Club level ruling . what do you think?
Interesting. The other thread on this just disappeared. OP made a post there, it showed up in my alerts, and when I clicked on it, I got "can't find that".
Club level ruling . what do you think?
If the irregularity has already happened it's no longer possible to prevent it, so I don't think 9A3 applies.
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