Category Archives: Golf is Not Life

Golf Is Not Life: Greatest Achievements in a Major

About this site: Golf as Gave It To Us It is the week of the United States Open.  For this week, we will suspend any discussion of mathematics and mechanics of golf.  We return to one of our themes, Golf … Continue reading

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In memoriam: Ken Venturi

In honor of Mr. Venturi, I have found this montage of slow motion swings, which includes him, Palmer, Player, and Byron Nelson — in the days where slow motion meant the swing looked like it was slow. Several years ago, … Continue reading

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Golf Is Not Life: Olive Oil In My Joints

Golf Is Not Life: Olive Oil In My Joints.

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Golf Is Not Life: Olive Oil In My Joints

Every so often, we have to remind ourselves that golf is not life.  It is addictive, it is frustrating, it can be all-consuming.  We never quite figure it out.  But it is not life.  Remind ourselves that there is more … Continue reading

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Golf Is Not Life: Repeat US Open Winners and Repeat US Presidents

This is a repeating feature.  It will always be humorous and nothing more will be said.  Let’s keep life in perspective.  We’re all lucky to be playing golf.  Laugh a little, or a lot, while doing it.  Make some friends.  Enjoy … Continue reading

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Golf Is Not Life (Presidential Quiz Answer Key)

About this site: Golf Is Simple This edition of Golf is Not Life is an election special edition.  Our regular posting has been suspended.  This will be the last post before the election.  The election is two days from today, … Continue reading

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Golf Is not Life

About this site: Golf As God Gave It To Us This will be a repeating feature, to keep life and golf in perspective.  It will always be humorous and nothing more will be said.  We’re all lucky to be playing golf. … Continue reading

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