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Why is an unconvential move cheating?

The "main line" of this "opening" is, I suppose, 1.a4 e5 2.Ra3 Bxa3 3.Nxa3. White is down by an exchange, say 1 1/2 pawns. He has developed his QN but to a bad square. This cannot ...
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Why is an unconvential move cheating?

Let me give you an analogy: the world record for running a marathon (~42km) is at about 2 hours. The world class marathon runners consistently come close to that time. Now, suppose I start to "...
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