Archive for May, 2006

The Tiger report: U.S. Open

Yazan: mulligan | 31 May 2006 | Comments Off
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Tiger officially announced (here) he will play in — and has been practicing hard for — the U.S. Open. He also tells a humorous story about Pres. Bill Clinton’s generous scorekeeping for himself versus Tiger (here). “President Clinton rolls one in the bushes, then hits another one off the tee … right in the middle […]



TGB emailbag

Yazan: mulligan | 31 May 2006 | Comments Off
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We’ve received some more email from our readers: 1. From Mike Pedersen, a fitness/swing trainer, who says he has a way to “Perform Better Golf” (here). 2. A new blog on the Ryder cup (here). Wow, these guys are really early.



summer fun: mini-golf

Yazan: mulligan | 31 May 2006 | Comments Off
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Map Muse has sent us an email describing their directory for mini-golf courses in the U.S., otherwise known as “putt putt.” For all you with kids out there, go here.



John Daly, the bestseller

Yazan: mulligan | 30 May 2006 | Comments Off
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John Daly bares all in his book My Life in and out of the Rough, telling of physical abuse from his father, his own battles with alcohol and excessive gambling ($60 million), and even his sexual romps with his second wife (10 times in one day). Sure enough, JD’s now a bestseller. No. 9 on […]



A player to root for at the Memorial

Yazan: mulligan | 30 May 2006 | Comments Off
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Despite my recent confession, I am still continuing to look for exciting and interesting new players to follow and root for this year at the Memorial. Today’s local newspaper notes about the tournament make one choice obvious this year: Cincinnati native Kevin Hall, who has been deaf since age 2, was the first black golfer […]



My Memorial confession

Yazan: mulligan | 29 May 2006 | Comments Off
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Today kicks off The Memorial Tournament week here in my hometown, and I have a confession. Though I used to look forward to this week all winter long, I am no longer excited about having a great pro tournament in my backyard. Having attended the event almost every year for a decade, the novelty has […]



The Tiger report: still out

Yazan: mulligan | 27 May 2006 | Comments Off
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Tiger won’t be playing next week at the Memorial. More here.




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