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The Best Bridge Podcasts

The Best Bridge Podcasts

The Best Bridge Podcasts by Alex J Coyne © 2021 Great Bridge Links The term ‘Podcast’ was first coined in 2004 when an app called iPodder brought internet radio streams to the iPod.  Daily Source Code by Adam Curry was the first-ever podcast, broadcast just one year prior. A podcast is a recorded audio or video snippet that’s available to stream or download. Thousands of podcasts launch every day, about the art of food, photography, gardening – and contract bridge! 
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Card Games for Hallowe'en
Card Games for Halloween
The 31st of October marks the start of Old Hallows Eve, Halloween, or Sahmain - depending on what you prefer to call it. It's the ...
Merchants and Marketplaces for Card Collectors
Merchants and Marketplaces for Card Collectors
Here's a look at where to find some of the best merchants and marketplaces for card-related things, from vintage to rare collector's items ...
Bridge Whiz - ACBL
BridgeWhiz: Bringing Bridge to More… Online
Great Bridge Links caught up with Kristen Frederick and Alvin Bender from the ACBLEF for all the important details. Here's what bridgeurs should know about ...
American Bridge Association
The American Bridge Association: Mark Your Calendars for the Welcome Back Tournament This November!
The ABA holds a position of national importance today. Their website is a rich resource of lessons, information about bridge, and more details about their ...
What is RealBridge?
Important Real-Life Bridge Questions We Asked RealBridge 
Online bridge is alive with possibility, with the game getting fresh players and spectators on a daily basis. As the number of bridge players continues ...
Duplicate Lite Bridge Club, Vancouver Canada
Bridge Clubs After COVID-19
Lockdown restrictions are lifting throughout the world. As rules continue to relax, many bridge players and clubs are hoping to return to face-to-face playing. But ...
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