“Presidential Solitaire” Buries “Patience Solitaire”

Presidential Solitaire coverWhat is this deck of cards with President pictures that’s as popular as “Hamilton” and that buries the trending online card game, “Patience”?

Well, you and I know that nothing is as popular as the Broadway smash hit
“Hamilton,” but an inventor can dream, can’t she? Yes, Presidential Solitaire is a game invented by the author of this blog – me. Maybe it’s because I’m left-handed that the question, “What if…?” comes often to me. “What if Solitaire had NO NUMBERS?” I found myself asking myself one day.  Of course, Solitaire in and of itself is fun just because we’re hoping the cards will quickly come our way and we’ll “beat the deck”. However, repeating “ten, nine, eight, seven…” in our heads is a bit un-challenging, don’t you think? So I thought, “What if the order of the Presidents becomes the order of the game? Challenging our brains to think   “Roosevelt, Truman, Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon…” surely must be a super duper brain-building exercise, even more so than the popular “Patience Solitaire which merely requires extra patience! So around 1990, I took a little out of savings and went ahead trying prototypes, Continue reading “Presidential Solitaire” Buries “Patience Solitaire”