The Legendary Beer Off

by Jake Jacobs
10 August 2010


Jake Jacobs

This is a history.

It isn't the sort of history you remember from your school days, which read something like this:

Blah blah 1066 ho hum Runnymede yada yada Agincourt witzel blitzel 1483 ...


The backgammon equivalent for that is:

Blah blah 1964 ho hum Las Vegas yada yada Walter Cooke witzel blitzel 1992 ...


Nor is it history with an agenda:

Colonies that planted peanuts ... Tariffs increased by ... Neighboring states ... Overthrown by ...


In backgammon that would be:

Adjusted pip count ... When trailing by ... Doubling window opens at ... Gammoned ...

 
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