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    In recognition

    I hope this new thread can be used to acknowledge chess personalities' contribution to society by their professional,
    social, sporting and other achievements other than chess! I believe Dr Michael Baron's most recent accolade is a fitting start!

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    Congratulations Michael!
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    Wow, Thank you Elliott!
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    Excellent work, Michael!

    But what does this have to do with politics? I'm sure there's already an appropriate thread somewhere, but if not, it should be in the Non-Chess section.

    [moved there now - mod]
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    Well done Michael !

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    Thumbs up

    Great work!
    1. Terrorist attacks by Muslims.
    The Left: We shouldn't judge all Muslims by the actions of a few thousand.

    2. Thug murders people (in gun free zone).
    The Left: We should judge all 50 American gun owners by the actions of a few.

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    Sabrina and David.

    We all know them for their lovely, enthusiastic and creative approach to chess matters.

    Well, apart from their solid contribution to our chess community,

    they are equally active in doing commendable work for the general community as well.

    Congratulations Sabrina and David, we love you!

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    Congratulations to Phil Drew - our newest legal eagle!

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    Congratulations to IM Kanan Izzat - the scientific type!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Elliott Renzies View Post
    Congratulations to IM Kanan Izzat - the scientific type!

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    Ione of the most multi-talented and hard-working people of the Australian Chess scene!
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    Well done to all who have had their photos shown here! Great stuff!
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    Congratulations to the Victorian FM Eugene Schon
    for his successful application for a job with
    the Australian Bureau of Statistics!

    Eugene will be a part of the ABS Methodology team!

    Describing his success Eugene said:

    "Great for a data nerd like me"!

    Keep up the good work Eugene!

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    In the picture Eugene (right) is ready for battle against his close friend and team mate at the Box Hill Chess Club FM Chris Wallis
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