Monthly Archives: August 2017

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXXIII: Team Porcupine vs. the Silver Fox

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXXIII: Team Porcupine vs. the Silver Fox By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Part I: Negative Kowalski ┬áLately I have been getting several requests from readers who wondered why I had not included the big match … Continue reading

Posted in bridge friends, Bridge Hands, Bridge Humor, Bridge Rivalries, Fiction, Humor, Stories, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CXXXII: Criss-Cross Archie

The Adventures of Poor Frank, Part CXXXII: Criss-Cross Archie By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Poor Frank and Lucky Archie were neck and neck just the other night at the local duplicate club. They were playing each other when the following hand … Continue reading

Posted in bridge friends, Bridge Hands, Bridge Humor, Fiction, Humor, Stories, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXXII: It’s All in the Style

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXXII: It’s All in the Style By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com   One of the remarkable aspects of team game bridge is how a slight difference in bidding style can completely change the outcome of … Continue reading

Posted in bridge friends, Bridge Hands, Bridge Humor, Fiction, Humor, Stories, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXXI: Partial to Partials

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXXI: Partial to Partials By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Team Porcupine has proven time and time again that they will fight for every trick in a battle of the partials. The following hand is certainly … Continue reading

Posted in bridge friends, Bridge Hands, Bridge Humor, Bridge Rivalries, Fiction, Humor, Stories, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXX: The Telltale Double

The Adventures of Team Porcupine, Part XXX: The Telltale Double By Ray Adams frankandarchie@yahoo.com Lead directing doubles can be a very useful tool in a bridge buff’s arsenal, but many times these doubles are abused in ways that go beyond … Continue reading

Posted in bridge friends, Bridge Hands, Bridge Humor, Bridge Rivalries, Fiction, Humor, Stories, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment