It’s hard enough to do this but to imagine lofting a ball into a goal so that it touches the back of the net before it hits the ground is just another level of touch and skill: The through ball from Kiara Walsh is absolutely perfectly weighted as well. May as well toss the other 2 goals in here for […]
Ella Toone’s lob hit the back of the net before it hit the ground…
The Road to 5K requires playing and reading the cuttable 1-space extension
I was recently playing a game and I felt hopeless in this position: My group marked “X” looked doomed. Any direction it runs White is already there. “Attack from afar but defend up close” Have you heard this proverb. In this case, Black is desperate and needs to defend… so UP CLOSE is the part of the proverb to adapt… […]
Let’s see how well the Shygost method of move selection works in the heat of battle…
In the heat of a Go game, one can become myopic and only see one threat and your one group threatened. It is very important to see all the connections and weaknesses of your groups and the same for your opponent. Seeking for a way to look at each move with objective dispassion, I’m checking out Shygost’s Move Selection Algorithm: […]
Little Susie cured the worst virus of all!
Dr. Robert O Young posted this to his instagram. I learned of Robert O Young through his presentation on The Corona Investigative Committee.
“it’s not much” my friend said
as she took a flavor packet and drizzled it over her raw salad to add taste. This is my same friend who developed knee problems from consuming the free senior tea available at some fast food chain. Luckily, she was able to solve her knee problems by consuming a stem cell product. “it’s not much” would seem to be an […]
Is there a common name for “kosumi leaning against iron pillar”?
I was recently playing this game and upon reviewing it I came to this position: As you can see it has an attack point at “X” – this shape often also occurs in corner joseki’s and also has the same attack point: After searching through Sensei’s we see both iron pillar and kosumi on the shape attack points page but […]
Vipassana.com’s Next Course Begins on September 24th, 2022
July 2022 – Meditation Newsletter from Vipassanā Fellowship “Inner stillness is necessary if we are to be in perfect control of our faculties and if we are to hear the voice of the Spirit speaking to us.” – Bede Griffiths September Meditation Course – 10 Weeks online Vipassanā Fellowship’s meditation course has been offered online for over 24 years – […]
New free book available – ‘Satipatthana Sutta – Essential Teachings for the Practice’
Ven. Chandaratana Thero is the deputy abbot of Mitirigala Forest Monastery in Sri Lanka. Download the PDF version here.
The German Defense: the deciding factor in the tension-packed faceoff between Germany and France
The first two goals in this game were the result of world-class dynamic play: neither side made any mistakes. The offense won out on the first two goals by inches. Germany  – France  The ball is played to where neither a German player or French player is. But Alexandra Popp races over and reaches out with her left […]
Americans explain why they oppose abolishing the police