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More Than Just a Game
51 minutes Posted Jun 13, 2020 at 4:05 am.
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We play them to pass the time at family functions, or to relax after a long day of work or school. But board games say so much more than we think — about our relationships, our politics, our histories. We learn the storied history of Mahjong, play a few classic games with some modern twists, and consider the mental brutality that is competitive chess.

*Original Air Date: * November 30, 2019

**Guests: **

Angelo BautistaEric ThurmBrin-Jonathan ButlerAnnelise HeinzLinda FeinsteinJeff Yang

**Interviews In This Hour: **

Picking Up The Pieces Of MahjongWhat You Learn In The 'Magic Circle'Chess, A Perfect Game for Crushing Your Opponent’s Ego