Card Games from Around the World

Card Games Around the World
By learning, teaching, and playing these bad boys, you can feel like you’ve journeyed to a different place without even leaving your kitchen table. Here are a few of our favourites along with recommendations for some country-specific snacks you could serve alongside to enhance the experience even more.
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Suit Up! How We Got To Hearts, Clubs, Diamonds and Spades

Suit Up! How We Got To Hearts, Clubs, Diamonds and Spades
It wasn’t until about the 15th century that our four modern suits evolved, probably in France. But how on earth did we end up with these four rather disparate icons? And why red and black? Let’s delve into the dirty details.
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Going Retro: Bridge for DOS

Bridge for DOS - Great Bridge Links
Remember when you were a couple years (or decades) younger and things just seemed easier? Well, this is as close as you’re going to get to a time-machine: Fire up your old DOS PC or download an emulator like DOSBox (with detailed usage instructions on its website)and let’s play some retro bridge games.
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The Gender Divide in Bridge

The Gender Divide in Bridge
When prolific bridge writer Alfred Sheinwold was asked whether he thought men or women were better at bridge, he gave a one-word answer that shouldn’t have been controversial: “Both.”
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