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Magnus Carlsen on The Colbert Report: the new grandmaster of rock-paper-scissors
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 10:23
Last night Magnus Carlsen appeared in The Colbert Report. The Norwegian grandmaster was Stephen Colbert's special guest during the second half of the show, and talked about himself, his approach to chess and Bobby Fischer. He also became a grandmaster in a whole new discipline: rock-paper-scissors! As we reported earlier this month, Magnus Carlsen...
Carlsen to appear on Colbert Report
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 23:52
On April 24th, Magnus Carlsen will appear on the popular satirical tv show The Colbert Report. This was revealed today by the Norwegian newspaper Verdens Gang (VG), who also report that Carlsen was asked by the famous film director J.J. Abrams to perform a role in Star Trek 2. VG, Norway's second largest print newspaper, has been following Magnus...