Author of "Chess Bitch: Women in the Ultimate Intellectual Sport" Jennifer Shahade admits she oftens dreams about chess. Problem is, the positions she dreams about are illegal. Illegal or not, I wouldn't mind showing her a move or two.
In this interview with The Village Voice she also takes a shot at the World Chess Beauty Contest, calling it "disgusting". Well, tell that to Arianne, Shannon and Vaness - Australia's reps in the competition.
Vaness, by the way, is in the lead.