Cunning of the Cat Genus

Season 1, Episode 36,  Oct 02, 2020, 03:00 PM

Jon takes us back to the days of the speakeasy, Chris exults Norfolk chess legend Johnny Danger, and Phil pays homage to the strongest active nonagenarians.

Why did Britpop die? When did chess hustling start being a thing? Is Toy Story 3 a good allegory for how children's chess books can be useful for adults? These are august questions, but it's October now, so we only partially answer them.

0:00 Intro
3:01 Hugh's views
10:18 Phil has a quiz and feedback
20:38 White vs Black = Home vs Away?
26:05 Children's chess books for adults
30:49 Christory (Chess hustlers)
41:20 Jon has a silly question