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Jim Fox
Jim Fox
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Basic Information

Member Since
May 2, 2011
Last Seen
8 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Bridge player for over 50 years (hard to believe I don't play better).  Did take several years off a few times for family and work. Two grown children and four wonderful granddaughters (who don't play bridge but are all super softball players).

Professional computerist (everything EXCEPT electronics and hardware engineering) for over 40 years and still counting.  Education in Physics, Applied Mathematics, and Business Administration.

Country
United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
World Rosenblum Teams - Orlando, FL
Bridge Accomplishments
Overall in WBF Rosenblum Teams, National Open Swiss Teams (twice), Senior Swiss Teams, and Mixed BAM; Many Regional A, Open, and Bracket 1 Teams and Pairs wins.
Regular Bridge Partners
and favorite bridge partner - my wife.
Member of Bridge Club(s)
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Favorite Tournaments
Philadelphia, Orlando and Lille World Series, New Orleans, San Francisco and Washington Nationals, Cambridge and Virginia Beach Regionals.
Favorite Conventions
Puppet over 1N, Exclusion Blackwood, Delayed Splinters, Michaels, Unusual NT
BBO Username
mmbridge.
ACBL Ranking
Sapphire Life Master
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YBTJ (and Jury?) - Regional Swiss Teams
OK QJx -- KQ instead of A A - The point is 3N wins big when there are 4 quick top losers, but not 5. :)
YBTJ (and Jury?) - Regional Swiss Teams
KJ KJ instead of A A.
YBTJ (and Jury?) - Regional Swiss Teams
Misplaced
YBTJ (and Jury?) - Regional Swiss Teams
He means too good for rebid of 2N. :)
World Bridge Games ("Olympiad") 2020
The policy prohibits only non-bridge-related political comments.
Pay Attention, Padawan!
Did many people really play upside down count back in the 70's.
Expected turnout for the Soloway KO in San Francisco?
My problem with all of these drop-in schemes (especially teams to pairs or vice-versa) is that if you look at the lists of qualifiers after one or two days of play, you will ALWAYS find world-class+ pairs that did NOT qualify through play. In other words, even the best pairs ...
Expected turnout for the Soloway KO in San Francisco?
Can't watch football Thursday afternoon a week before or after Thanksgiving.
Expected turnout for the Soloway KO in San Francisco?
120 teams
Where's the freedom of expression in 2019?
Misplaced.
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