Noteable Quotes and Articles
"It's the most fun you can have, with your clothes on!"
"I've never met anybody that spent time to learn the game that didn't consider it one of the great things in their life."
"If I'm playing bridge and a naked woman walks by, I don't even see her."
- The Wall Street Journal, December 2, 2010. Like a Marriage, Only More Enduring.
- USA Today, December 19, 2005. Billionaires Bank on Bridge to Trump Poker.
- CBS News Sunday Morning, February 7, 2008. Bringing Back Bridge
- Forbes, June 2, 1997. Buffett on Bridge.
- Warren Buffett Bridge Cup website. Buffett on Bridge.
There are a number of good authors out there that have their own websites, and have an abundance of good hands to showcase:
- Bobby Wolff - Multiple National Champion. Former "Dallas Aces" star.
- Philip Alder - New York Times Bridge Columnist
- Richard Pavlicek - A good teacher with plenty of resources.
- Mike Lawrence - Mike has won three world championships and more than 20 major NABC Championships.
- Eddie Kantar - He won two World Champion and thirteen North American Championship titles.
All About Bridge has infromation on the origin of bridge itself.
Bridge Bum is another pretty good reference site. As they put it "This site began in 1999 and has slowly grown into a large set of descriptions of Bidding conventions, as well as pages about famous bridge players like Warren Buffett and personal bridge Articles."
Bridge Playing Sites
Dealmaster Pro is the program that pretty much all clubowners use for creating pre-dealt hands at their clubs.
PlayBridge is another source for dealing hands. It also has a "Shuffle Project" that has been dealing hands for years -- literally. It is used to show how accurate their dealer is compared to the true mathematical odds for dealing a particular hand or points.