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Topic: Attention Chess Players
Message: Posted by: daffydoug (Sep 7, 2006 09:41PM)
Play chess? Enjoy the game? OK. Here's one for you: What do all the following have in common?

Ruff Rooks, Good ol' King Wooden Head, The Knights Have A Thousand Eyes, He Shall Have Mate Without Mercy Who Showeth No Mercy, Piddly Pawns, Never Ate A Rook I Didn't Like, Hunter And Hunted, Mate Me, Mate Me If You Can, I Will Mate You In The Morning, The Chess Gods Frowned, Fatal Pin Revisited, Pawn Soup, Black And White Jungle, Baby Elephant Walk, Caught with Your Pawns Down, The Day The Knight Stood Still, The Kings Loooong, Sad Walk, The Knightly News, Knights In White Satin, Mama Told me there'd Be Rooks Like This, Died In The Wool Gambiteer, King On A Slab, Paralysis by Analysis, Tightening The Noose, Got Mate?, Rooky And Bullwinkle, Queen Angel, Black And White Jungle, The CHECKS In The Mail, Faster Horses, Juggernaut, Deep waters, Loose Pawns Sink Ships, Chess Head, Checkmate Charlie, Bishop Bash, When Rooks Fly Out My ***, Mother Of All Mates, Great Gallopin Gambits!, She Devil Queen, Why,The Horse, Of Course!, Bad Bishop Blues, Hell Of A Fight, Men Play Chess, Boys play Checkers, If A Queen Calls, Don't Answer It, Whoever Said Checkmate Was Pretty?, Deal A Mate, Veg-a-MATE-ic, Dances With Pawns, Better Mate Than Never, Pawn Shop, Pawn Foolery, Gentlmen Prefer Pawns, Queen Gone, Pawn Slinger, And All The Pawns You Could Possibly Eat, Swifly Comes The Mate, A strange Twist Of Mate, MATEing Call, MATErix, The Fork Illusion, All In A Days Mate, The Lady Slips Away, How Did That Rook Get Down Here So Fast?, Tale Of Two Kings, How Horses Mate, How To Draw An Elephant, Droll Little Draw, Go Ahead, Mate My day!, The Bishops Are Due Out On Maple Street, King Chasers inc, The Protectors, Walk Of Shame, Queenless, The Pitter Patter Of Little Pawns, The Knightly News, Apologies To Paul, ......
Message: Posted by: Xargos (Sep 8, 2006 04:23AM)
I know they all end up with ","
Message: Posted by: Chessmann (Sep 8, 2006 02:51PM)
They all have to do with chess!
Message: Posted by: daffydoug (Sep 8, 2006 03:11PM)
True. Actually, they are all NAMES for played Chess games. (I should know, the games were mine!)
Message: Posted by: daffydoug (Sep 11, 2006 08:17PM)
Couple more: Once aPAWN a time,....Knights of the Square Table,....Pawns that go bump in the knight...
Message: Posted by: ClintonMagus (Sep 11, 2006 09:20PM)
Have I missed something?
Message: Posted by: Steve V (Sep 11, 2006 09:27PM)
Daffydoug, you should have given up after your post about throwing ones voice...you have slipped back into the abysse.
Steve V
Message: Posted by: daffydoug (Sep 12, 2006 04:29PM)
Slipped back into the abyss...hmmm. now that one is RIPE with possibilities for a name for a chess game..... little tweak here, little touch of paronomasia there.....