Expert's Experts: How to win at Scrabble
Link - Paul Berger of the Washington Post asked the best Scrabble players in Washington, D.C. for their tricks of the trade.
I'm headed to my parents this weekend, where a heated game of Scrabble awaits me with my mother, so I'll have to peruse the suggestions before I go. But, I beg you living room Scrabble players - don't just memorize the two-letter words that get you by and the arcane letters that mix into some semblance of a score.
The beauty of Scrabble lies when you find the perfect word for the perfect place with the perfect score. It's just phonetics if you're only memorizing "game tricks." There has to be a better way!