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Sorry, Partner

A bridge podcast

A podcast about bridge (the card game) and all things interesting to bridge players, presented by bridge partners and besties, Catherine Harris and Jocelyn Startz. Each week, we interview expert players from around the g
Latest Episode6/30/2022

Jeff Meckstroth, King of Bridge (Part 2)

Ep. 42
American champion Jeff Meckstroth joins us to talk about the most interesting person he's encountered at bridge and his favorite and least favorite conventions. Plus, he shares his top tip for developing players. But first, we kibitz!See Jeff's profile on the ACBL Hall of Fame.Bid on the opportunity to play with Jocelyn and/or other celebrities and experts in this AUCTION to raise donations for the ACBLEF junior fund. Here's the link:https://www.32auctions.com/organizations/98945/auctions/126256?page=1David sent in this link to emojis: https://getemoji.com/And this link on how to use BBO Chat Manager: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QxipNlxPNcKarl sent us this link for emojis: EmojiCopy | Simple emoji copy and paste keyboard by JoyPixels®Carl suggested this link for Mac keyboard shortcuts: www.howtogeek.com/684025/how-to-type-emoji-on-your-mac-with-a-keyboard-shortcut/Roger said: If you use an M/S Windows operating system you can press <winkey/windows key> and <period/full stop> simultaneously to bring up a pop-up with a range of emojis that can be used anywhere!Send your bridge stories and comments to sorrypartnerpodcast@gmail.com.Or @sorrypartnerpodcast on Instagram.Or send us a VOICE MESSAGE at www.speakpipe.com/SorryPartnerPodcast (it's FREE!).Please consider supporting the show at Patreon: SORRY, PARTNER/PATREONLooking for some Sorry, Partner SWAG? Check out the Sorry, Partner Merch StoreJoin our MAILING LIST here.These links are also available on our website: sorrypartner.com
6/30/2022

Jeff Meckstroth, King of Bridge (Part 2)

Ep. 42
American champion Jeff Meckstroth joins us to talk about the most interesting person he's encountered at bridge and his favorite and least favorite conventions. Plus, he shares his top tip for developing players. But first, we kibitz!See Jeff's profile on the ACBL Hall of Fame.Bid on the opportunity to play with Jocelyn and/or other celebrities and experts in this AUCTION to raise donations for the ACBLEF junior fund. Here's the link:https://www.32auctions.com/organizations/98945/auctions/126256?page=1David sent in this link to emojis: https://getemoji.com/And this link on how to use BBO Chat Manager: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QxipNlxPNcKarl sent us this link for emojis: EmojiCopy | Simple emoji copy and paste keyboard by JoyPixels®Carl suggested this link for Mac keyboard shortcuts: www.howtogeek.com/684025/how-to-type-emoji-on-your-mac-with-a-keyboard-shortcut/Roger said: If you use an M/S Windows operating system you can press <winkey/windows key> and <period/full stop> simultaneously to bring up a pop-up with a range of emojis that can be used anywhere!Send your bridge stories and comments to sorrypartnerpodcast@gmail.com.Or @sorrypartnerpodcast on Instagram.Or send us a VOICE MESSAGE at www.speakpipe.com/SorryPartnerPodcast (it's FREE!).Please consider supporting the show at Patreon: SORRY, PARTNER/PATREONLooking for some Sorry, Partner SWAG? Check out the Sorry, Partner Merch StoreJoin our MAILING LIST here.These links are also available on our website: sorrypartner.com
6/2/2022

David Caprera Marries Bridge and Life

Ep. 38
American champion David Caprera joins us to talk about the dangers of discussing bridge while driving and his two-strikes policy when it comes to cheating. Plus, he shares his top tip for developing players. But first, we kibitz!See David's profile on Bridge Winners: https://bridgewinners.com/profile/david-caprera/Buy David's book 'Sleeping on the Couch' here or here or here or ... all proceeds to the USBF Junior Program.Dave's top five favorite bridge books ...1. "Adventures in Card Play."Ottlik. Simply the best bridge book ever.2. "Expert Bridge Simplified". Not for everyone.3. "Bridge for Dummies".I know that seems an odd choice but it is the book I recommend whenever someone asks for a good starting book.It is written by Kantar so it has his light and funny writing style.4. "Bridge Odds for Practical Players". Particularly if you don't have the quantitative background for Rubens' book.5. And of course, "Sleeping on the Couch". Send your bridge stories and comments to sorrypartnerpodcast@gmail.com.Or @sorrypartnerpodcast on Instagram (and see Dave's 'Squeeze Caprera' cards)Or send us a VOICE MESSAGE at www.speakpipe.com/SorryPartnerPodcast (it's FREE!).Please consider supporting the show at Patreon: SORRY, PARTNER/PATREONLooking for some Sorry, Partner SWAG? Check out the Sorry, Partner Merch StoreJoin our MAILING LIST here.These links are also available on our website: https://sorrypartner.com/And if you have a bridge-playing friend who is not yet listening to podcasts in the car, on walks, or while doing the dishes, why not show them how easy it is -- and start with SORRY, PARTNER on Apple podcasts, or wherever you like to listen!