Join Bridge Winners

Bridge Winners Profile for John Larkin

John Larkin
John Larkin
  • 1
  • 0
  • 2
  • 0

Basic Information

Member Since
Sept. 5, 2016
Last Seen
12 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player

Bridge Information

Member of Bridge Club(s)
GBC Glasgow
ACBL Ranking
Sorry, this user has no cards yet.
Is this AI or UI?
I realise that. Is there something in my post above that suggests not? (Genuine question, to see if I have misphrased somethng).
Is this AI or UI?
RY: ... constructed by the same people who construct statute laws or for the same purpose that people construct statute laws or at the same level of precision. Since you ask.
Is this AI or UI?
No law at all. I am saying it is our psychology. Get rid of the penalty card and just get back to bridge. It's a bit like being offered all the options after a lead out of turn, and not knowing what to do and just accepting it.
Is this AI or UI?
DY: in reply to your mespot. A number of examples have been given that demonstrate the difference between the circumstances surrounding the creation of the penalty card, and the existence of the penalty card per se. Yourself and others have chosen to ignore these, in the main. The Law makers ...
Is this AI or UI?
Another good example. TO be honest, I can understand how it is an interesting intellectual exercise, and fun, to try interpreting the letter of the Law to mean that the 2H must be taken as a signal - but cannot believe that those doing this seriously believe that this is a ...
Is this AI or UI?
"The intent of the Laws is expressed in their wording." Fair enough. But wording is not always perfect. As has been pointed out, it would be very easy to make the wording state very clearly the interpretation you have decided to put on it. But the Lawmakers have not done ...
Is this AI or UI?
Is this AI or UI?
Player ability may come in here. I am reading the above inferences re partner's holding, and the option of leading an honour, realising that at my level, the psychology of a minor penalty card is to get rid of it at first opportunity ( as long as no clear loss ...
Is this AI or UI?
DY: Am not sure I would interpret it like that. West is not using any interpretation of the circumstances surrounding the creation of the penalty card, only the simple fact that it WAS a penalty card. The law does not appear to disallow that. So if the penalty card was ...
Director ruling
But less absolute than "must not", apparently.
No followers yet

Bottom Home Top