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The future face of chess

→ Meet Norway’s 17-year-old Magnus Carlsen, currently ranked #6 in the world. (Cool number!) Magnus has been a grandmaster since the age of 13, a status that has been getting reached by younger and younger players since the advent of chess databases.

You know, Magnus, in my day, we had to read books barefoot through the snow uphill both ways…

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