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My Usual Game

The frost is on the Jagermeister

Google Now is an app that automatically displays certain useful information when you launch Google on your phone or other mobile device. Exactly what it displays depends on a number of factors: your current location,...
Sunday, 10/19/2014 at 11:00AM
My Usual Game

The single most important truth about golf

When I took up golf, not quite 25 years ago, I was embarrassed to swing a club in public. On the first tee one day, I hit my ball sideways, nearly killing a man...
Tuesday, 10/14/2014 at 9:10AM
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David Owen
My Usual Game

My latest (and therefore favorite) new golf-travel accessory

eBags, one of a select group of companies for which I am an unpaid shill, makes my favorite carry-on bag, my favorite laptop backpack, my favorite packing accessories, and, now, my favorite travel toiletry case --...
Monday, 10/13/2014 at 10:30AM
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My Usual Game

Lester's wheels come off, plus a contest

Actually, it was just one of Lester's wheels. His car had been in the shop the day before, and something hadn't been put back correctly, or something. He made it to the golf course, though,...
Sunday, 10/12/2014 at 6:01PM
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David Owen
My Usual Game

18 good things about golf: No. 14

[A list that can be cited during golf-related domestic crises.]14. Golf is a game of good and bad luck. It is played on purpose under circumstances that ensure superior skills alone will not always determine the...
Saturday, 10/11/2014 at 9:24AM
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David Owen
My Usual Game

Change your own grips and win a new driver!

Two days before my friends and I left for Scotland and Ireland, last spring, I decided to replace the grips on all my golf clubs, both as a gesture of respect to the great courses...
Thursday, 10/9/2014 at 2:39PM
My Usual Game

Two Ryder Cup shots you didn't see on TV

You didn't see them because they happened in a different Ryder Cup, the one the Sunday Morning Group held while the American tour stars were getting whupped in Scotland. Twenty-four guys signed up in advance,...
Tuesday, 9/30/2014 at 12:00PM
My Usual Game

Naked putting with Jennifer Lawrence! (I mean, a poet laureate for golf)

Billy Collins was the Poet Laureate of the United States from 2001-’03. He has taught at Lehman College, in the Bronx since 1968, and he is a senior distinguished fellow of the Winter Park Institute,...
Monday, 9/29/2014 at 9:36AM
My Usual Game

Better golf, in Fizzies form

I played football in junior high school and for a little while in high school, in the late 1960s and very early 1970s. We had two-a-day practices each August, before school began. This was in...
Saturday, 9/20/2014 at 7:23PM
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My Usual Game

I don't get blisters anymore, but if I did. . . .

Golf shoes by True Linkswear, a company for which I am an unpaid shill, are so comfortable that I now wear one or another of my many pairs not just when I play golf but...
Monday, 9/15/2014 at 4:03PM
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