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  1. Suggestion chunkymonkey Why should anybody be subject to abuse on this site? "Mentally handica […]
  2. Suggestion chunkymonkey pawnfractal. There is a cold hand that slithers through the night and […]
  3. Suggestion chunkymonkey
  4. Suggestion LM AdmiralA Introducing GM Skrillex to drop the bass when you hang a piece. Playin […]
  5. stockfish centipawn Clarkey This is already planned along with a lot of other metrics to keep trac […]
  6. Suggestion Clarkey Hmm... no, this won't be happening. Lichess is a chess website, not a […]
  7. Puzzle solution Wofford Thanks Clarkey
  8. Suggestion pawnfractal Of course chunkymonkey would love dramatic queen music. That way it's […]
  9. Suggestion chunkymonkey Lose queen
  10. Suggestion chunkymonkey Queen comes out
  11. Lichess Widgets rubenwardy The widgets no longer use jQuery. This allows faster page loading.
  12. Suggestion chunkymonkey I had a pretty cool thought that the move of a piece could be linked w […]
  13. Black 'smudging' On KotH Games chunkymonkey And drinking cider
  14. Black 'smudging' On KotH Games chunkymonkey Is it just my eyesight or is there a 'smudging' on the centre - ish of […]
  15. Suggestion ckatherine How about... You play your own music in the background?
  16. Suggestion rzenaikrzys I want hot ice and some to drink,Aha,I forgot,5 girls also,please
  17. takebacks Farside I agree with stonecollector.
  18. Suggestion KaiTo_KiD I think you should add some music to listen during playing
  19. Standard vs Blitz rating reredeg its prob cause u dont really think in blitz, u just move. in standard […]
  20. stockfish centipawn wichy Hi, Thank you a lot for this great place to enjoy the excitement of […]
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