The rubber duck has squeaked out a win for a place in the National Toy Hall of Fame. The bath toy joins the ancient game of chess in the class of 2013 inducted Thursday.
This year’s finalists are: Bubbles, chess, the board game Clue, Fisher-Price Little People, little green Army men, the Magic 8 Ball, My Little Pony, Nerf toys, the Pac-Man video game, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, the scooter and the rubber duck.
You’ve seen chess played in the traditional way, but this video demonstrates how chess should be played to its full potential.
Fresh off her second straight national championship, the legendary chess coach at Texas Tech is jumping to another school and taking her entire team.
A south Texas school district has decided not to help fund a documentary, planned by actor Edward James Olmos, about the success of its students playing chess.