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Paul Friedman
Paul Friedman
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Basic Information

Member Since
July 28, 2010
Last Seen
6 hours ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

I always play my partner's system; that way it is her/his fault.

United States of America

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
Kibitzing O. Jacoby in his last Reisinger session; Guessing a Queen on a 2-way finesse. Last happened 8:39 p.m., 23 June 1986
Bridge Accomplishments
Regular Bridge Partners
Ian Wilson
Member of Bridge Club(s)
St Petersburg, FL
Favorite Tournaments
N.A. Nationals
Favorite Conventions
Blue Team Club; Your convention card.
BBO Username
ACBL Ranking
Life Master
Please Rank your Top 3 Favorite systems played by you
Steve: Good point, but someone has to be the straight man and tee things up.
Please Rank your Top 3 Favorite systems played by you
Is there non-standard Bundy?
Share your favorite bidding system highlights
My favorite system is one that both partners know intimately and are comfortable with. Beyond that, it is mere details.
How many spades?
weird? I'll show you weird, Henry. If we assume that doubler denied four Spades with the 3 bid and further assume that 3 is a one round force then doubler, with game going values can not bid 3. I would further expect advancer to have only ...
my hand tells me partner has misbid
East has fulfilled the legal requirement of explaining the partnership's agreement if partner does not have a history of forgetting agreements. If such a history exists, then East has knowledge not available to the opponents. Assuming that is not the csse, East can make any call and lead any ...
Bidding for the 2017 Laws
Morris: I know you are being somewhat tongue-in-cheek, but for those reading your post ... The new Law defines three catagories of calls that meet the Comparable Call requirements. The second definition is a call that "defines a subset of the possible meanings attributable to the withdrawn call." A strong jump ...
In The Well: Ralph Katz
Ms. Kaplan mentioned to me that Ralph was a promising player with "some talent" until she took him under her wing. It should be noted that Peg is a fine judge of bridge talent. I have known her for 40 years and she has consistantly avoiding partnering me. Silliness aside ...
How to play against routine players?
Andrzel: Nice word creation. :) I have added to my lexicon.
How to play against routine players?
I do not see how the double increases the chance of beating 6. Isn't the double a Lightner double asking for a Heart lead? Perhaps that is not standard in Poland.
Flannery Disclosure
Cornelia: Silly and alertable have nothing in common. Not silly and not alertable have nothing in common. Pickles and quarks are different things also. Sorry, I really do not understand your point.

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