Monday, July 11, 2016

Fact of the Day: Trek Chess

In the original Star Trek series, Captain James T. Kirk is seen playing a futuristic version of chess with Mr. Spock. Despite the latter's well-known use of "logic", he loses in a surprise move by Kirk. 

8 comments:

Optimistic Existentialist said...

Just goes to show that logic isn't everything :)

Jax said...

I have no idea how to play modern chess let alone one from the future.

Martha said...

Interesting!

Pat Hatt said...

Sometimes the surprise takes the win

Christine said...

classic series that was my husband loves the Star Trek series, all of them.

stephen Hayes said...

Logical people are often baffled by people who aren't logical.

happyone said...

My husband is a logical person and it is nice when I figure something out that he didn't. : )

bj said...

it's a game i never learned to play