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May 28, 1979
They call him X-22 or the Human Computer, but Paul Magriel, the world backgammon champion, downplays the importance of mathematics in his game. He is, in fact, a bundle of inconsistencies, which Roger Dionne entertainingly explores.
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May 28, 1979

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They call him X-22 or the Human Computer, but Paul Magriel, the world backgammon champion, downplays the importance of mathematics in his game. He is, in fact, a bundle of inconsistencies, which Roger Dionne entertainingly explores.

A salmon war rages on the Klamath River in California. Arrayed on one side are sportsmen and most of the local Yurok Indians. On the other side are commercial gill-netters, with backing from the Bureau of Indian Affairs. Robert F. Jones reports.

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