Scrabble Player Demands Strip Search At Tournament

Things took an ugly turn at the World Scrabble Championships in Warsaw, Poland when a Thai player accused England's Ed Martin of hiding a letter 'G', and demanded that he be taken to a bathroom and strip searched. Officials refused, and despite Martin's alleged devious scheme to form a whole host of words ending in… » 10/18/11 9:30am 10/18/11 9:30am

"Grrl" & "Thang" Can Now Score Points In Scrabble

Collins Official Scrabble Words has added 3,000 words and now includes terms from Indian cooking like, "keema," "alu," or "aloo," and "gobi." That's great, but slang terms like "thang," "grrl," and "innit," have also been sanctioned. Collins is widely used internationally, but not in North America, so don't let your… » 5/12/11 9:30am 5/12/11 9:30am