Oh dear. A UKIP member has expressed idiotic views, and they’ve been heavily reported. It’s definitely silly season.
A poker-playing friend says that women play it rather well. I think Judith Polgar’s quite a good chess player, isn’t she?
More to the point, as another friend asked, do we really want chess and poker players in charge of companies? A bunch of obsessives and gamblers? Oh – look – we’ve got ’em: they’re called investment bankers.