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Tino’s Bridge Corner #3

Tino Mori, Columnist

November 6, 2015

Welcome back to Tino's Bridge Corner! Are you ready for more?  Let's dive in. Quack: A queen or a jack. When you evaluate your hand, you're counting aces as four points, kings as three, queens as two, and jacks as one.  You can thank Charles Goren for coming up with the hand evaluation system that...

Tino’s Bridge Corner #2

Tino Mori, Columnist

September 24, 2015

Hello! Welcome back to this little corner of Bridge-related malarkey! If you read last week's column and have returned for more, then you've got some serious gumption! Let's get started with some bridge lingo, eh? The Post-Mortem: There are two parts to any hand of bridge: the bidding and the play....

Tino’s Bridge Corner

Nicholas Valentino Mori

September 10, 2015

Wait! Don't stop reading just because you saw the word “bridge,” as in the card game, rather than the product of structural engineering used to cross bodies of water. No matter who you are, I promise I have something to offer you. My name is Nicholas Valentino Mori, but I go by Tino because the...

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