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Twas the Night Before

Anisa Nixon

Inspired by C. Clement Moore's poem, "’Twas the Night Before Christmas," we give you "’Twas the Night Before the Tournament."...

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12 Days Bridge

Brenda Geden

A wonderful video sent to us by a fellow bridge lover of their rendition of the 12 Days of Christmas....

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Winning, Losing and Keeping Score

Joan Schepps

Joan Schepps tells us about bridge collectibles, using examples from her own extensive collection....

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Bridge Table Numbers

Joan Schepps

Joan Schepps tells us about bridge collectibles, using examples from her own extensive collection....

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52+ Joker Members and ACBL

Joan Schepps

The American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) has just published the seventh edition of the official Encyclopedia of Bridge. This year’s publication coincides with the ACBL’s celebration of its 75th Anniversary. The format of this edition is complete...

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Jeff Bayone at Bryant Park

Jeff Bayone teachers bridge at Bryant Park....

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2015 Master Point Press Presentation

Materials from the Master Point Press presentation “New Books and Teacher Special from Master Point Press” at the ABTA Convention in Chicago, Illinois....

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First Gatlinburg National Youth Bridge Conference

The Gatlinburg Convention Center will host the First National Youth Bridge Convention on April 12 – 13, 2015....

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Million-dollar hobby

Greg Hanlon

We're sharing an article from the New York Observer website on professionalism in bridge. Written by Greg Hanlon, art by Dale Stephanos....

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Rudolph

Anisa Nixon

Inspired by the familiar holiday song, "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer," we give you "Rudolph the Bridge-Playing Reindeer."...

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