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O Brother, Where Art Thou’s Brain?

O Brother, Where Art Thou’s Brain?

So, reigning Masters champion Danny Willett had the unpleasant task this past week of having to apologize for an article written by his brother prior to the Ryder Cup, where his brother basically trashed American golf fans. And, let’s be honest, “trashed” is actually putting it mildly considering what Danny Willett’s brother, Pete, wrote in […]

The Elephant on Washington Road

The Elephant on Washington Road

Most Augustans have seen it by now: The grand resort-like structure that is being built by the Augusta National Golf Club which stretches along the old Berckmans Road property, towering behind Jay’s Music on Washington Road. Locals are definitely talking about it. People have described it as everything between Augusta’s own Four Seasons Resort to […]

Where I Was in ‘86

Where I Was in ‘86

When my friends come over to see me, I’m often asked if the TV is on a loop. The reason for this seemingly strange question is that my screen seems to always be on golf. For me, The Golf Channel provides a bit of peace and tranquility in an otherwise crazy, hectic world. It’s also […]