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‘Seven Games’ Review: Chess Knights, Poker Cowboys and the Rise of the Computer Opponent

‘Seven Games’ Review: Chess Knights, Poker Cowboys and the Rise of the Computer Opponent

In Washington Square Park, they don’t agree to draws. The first time I sat down at a black marble table to play one of Manhattan’s celebrated chess hustlers, I weathered the attack and simplified into a theoretically drawn endgame, at which point both players would usually shake hands. But the time left on my clock …

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‘Full House’ Creator Jeff Franklin Asks  Million For Beverly Hills Estate

‘Full House’ Creator Jeff Franklin Asks $85 Million For Beverly Hills Estate

Call it the house that “Full House” built. Jeff Franklin, creator of the TV sitcom “Full House,” is putting his Beverly Hills estate, packed with outlandish amenities like a shark tank and waterslide, on the market for $85 million. The Andalusian-style estate of approximately 21,000 square feet, recognizable by its distinctive blue dome, sits on …

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