Remembering Deep Blue's Surprising Chess Triumph Over A World Champion

Nineteen years ago today, IBM's Deep Blue computer made history by defeating reigning world chess champ Garry Kasparov. » 2/10/15 10:44pm 2/10/15 10:44pm

Garry Kasparov Battling Post-Soviet Alien Abductee For Chess Presidency

Garry Kasparov, the former World Chess Champion, Pussy Riot supporter, and probably the most famous living chess player, is running for the presidency of the World Chess Federation. His opponent—the incumbent—is a guy who believes in aliens. » 10/29/13 5:44pm 10/29/13 5:44pm

Chess Grandmaster Garry Kasparov Arrested, Allegedly Beaten Outside…

Russian grandmaster Garry Kasparov, in attendance at the Pussy Riot trial in Moscow, ran afoul of police and was assaulted today according to his Facebook page, which includes this image and the update: » 8/17/12 9:13am 8/17/12 9:13am

Breaking: Russia Years Ahead Of Us In Remote Control Flying Penis…

Garry Kasparov's love-hate relationship with technology continued on Saturday, as the former World Chess Champion was buzzed by a remote controlled flying penis during a political speech in Moscow. As reported by Gizmodo yesterday, Kasparov seemed bemused by the brief encounter, which ended when an aide swatted the… » 5/20/08 5:30pm 5/20/08 5:30pm