Coffeehouse Blunders

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

94 episodes of Coffeehouse Blunders since the first episode, which aired on April 20th, 2017.

  • S2 E2 The Queen's Gambit Breakdown: Exchanges

    Episode  |  December 2nd, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 40 mins
    beth, chess, coffee, exchanges, harmon, netflix, queen's gambit, season 2, tech

    Home sweet home. After studying and mastering 57 pages of the Sicilian Opening, Beth moves in with her new parents and wanders into her first Chess tournament. In this Blunders episode we breakdown every bit of the second episode of The Queen's Gambit: Exchanges including the run up to the Kentucky State Championship, and every single game that Beth played.

  • S2 E1 The Queen's Gambit Breakdown: Openings

    Episode  |  November 25th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 hr 22 mins
    beth harmon, breakdown, chess, levenfish, najdorf, netflix, queen's gambit, review, sicilian defense, tqg, tv

    Welcome to Season 2 of Coffeehouse Blunders. We are back and breaking down every aspect of Beth Harmon's chess journey in The Queen's Gambit. What was chess like in 1967 in Paris, were the first matches realistic, is the Sicilian Defense the best thing to learn as a beginner, and how does a simultaneous really work.

  • Season 2 Trailer: The Queen's Gambit

    Episode  |  November 17th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  1 min 11 secs
    chess, coffee, netflix, queen's gambit, season 2, tech

    We are coming back by popular demand! This time for a full breakdown of the international sensation, The Queen's Gambit! Danny and James will break down every episode from the season and not only give you the insights from an International Master on how realistic the chess is, but also the life and times of Beth Harmon in the time era.

  • Danny Reads YouTube Comments

    Episode  |  January 24th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  19 mins 54 secs
    chess, comments, negativity, positivity, pro chess league, troll, youtube

    It is a wonderful day on the internet as Danny takes in some listener/watcher comments and has his own comments on the situation.

  • Super Dad & International Master Daniel Rensch

    Episode  |  January 17th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  20 mins 58 secs
    chess, danny

    What is there to say. Danny is amazing.

  • Danny... The Neural Network Expert

    Episode  |  January 10th, 2019  |  Season 1  |  38 mins 51 secs
    chess, chess.com, coffee, email, neural networks, pop, tech

    Did you know you used to be able to get your very own chess.com email address?!?! It is completely true! Danny breaks down the full history and also how Neural Networks and machine learning are going to take over the world.

  • Just Call Me Ninja

    Episode  |  January 3rd, 2019  |  Season 1  |  33 mins 2 secs
    chess, coffee, fortnite, games, movies, ninja, tech

    It's a new year and Danny is in his new "recording" studio with a make shift audio setup. We apologize for Danny's audio, but make up for it with some great holiday advice & Fornite family fun.

  • Poppa Cheese Is In The Mood For A Shrimp Burrito

    Episode  |  December 27th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  35 mins 33 secs
    aquaman, chess, dc, holidays, lazy sunday, marvel, review, youtube

    It is the holidays, which means there must be a super hero movie in the theater. In this completely spoiler-free podcast we break down our thoughts on Aquaman, why there is no Christmas chess tournament, and so much more.

  • Face, Google, Snap Time

    Episode  |  December 20th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  36 mins 21 secs
    aquaman, chess, coffee, dc, planet earth, tech

    One week until Christmas and all Danny and Motz can talk about is Aquaman, technology blunders, and Planet Earth 2. We also throw a little chess awesomeness in there :)

  • Hess & Rensch Snap Heard Around The World

    Episode  |  December 13th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  27 mins 14 secs
    avengers, godzilla, hess, movies, world chess championship

    It has been a few weeks, but we are back together forever with a full breakdown on our absence. We also chat about the new Avengers & Godzilla trailers and our holiday plans.

  • Chess Grandmaster Robert Hess Takeover

    Episode  |  November 29th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  32 mins 7 secs
    carlsen, caruana, chess, coffee, life, tech, wcc

    Chess Grandmaster Robert Hess joins Danny (while James is off traveling the world) to review everything that was the 2018 World Chess Championship match between Magnus Carlsen and Fabiano Caruana.

  • Urban Hiking with Carlsen

    Episode  |  November 22nd, 2018  |  Season 1  |  41 mins 15 secs
    carlsen, chess, coffee, family, gym, moving, tech, wcc

    We are back from a break and the WCC is in full swing! Before that though we have lots of life happening for the greater awesome. Motz does some urban hiking and joined a Gym and Danny just moved! We also break down all the WCC!

  • OOF - Watching Chess

    Episode  |  November 15th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  53 secs
    chess, coffee, ooff, tech, world chess championship

    We are out of office this week, but don't worry we will be back next week with more Blunders goodness.

  • Car vs Car: Sponsored by Starburst

    Episode  |  November 8th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  22 mins 41 secs
    caps, carlsen, caruana, chess, coffee, starburst, world chess championship

    It is go time! Carlsen vs Caruana in the 2018 World Chess Championship and we have full unofficial coverage! Also lots of silly talk about corn and Starburst!

  • Trick or Treat

    Episode  |  November 1st, 2018  |  Season 1  |  20 mins 37 secs
    chess, coffee, tech

    Danny is on the move... literally, while Motz is trying to play catch up from a week in the Dominican Republic.

  • The Isle of not-only-Man

    Episode  |  October 25th, 2018  |  Season 1  |  13 mins 20 secs
    chess, the isle of man

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