Played Whispering Pines Today

Oct 24, 12 Played Whispering Pines Today

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Whispering Pines is a very nice course and not nearly as brutal as Mid Pines. Here’s a few pictures from Whispering Pines and Pinehurst from...

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Play Golf in Pinehurst: Mid Pines

Oct 23, 12 Play Golf in Pinehurst: Mid Pines

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We are playing golf this week in Pinehurst, NC.  Today, we played the Donald Ross course, Mid Pines. The greens were incredibly fast.  My home course in Cincinnati has fast greens, but nothing like this.  Not only were they hardwood floor fast, they had breaks in them I couldn’t read. Suffice it to say, I three putted most of...

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The True Size of Our Navy

Oct 23, 12 The True Size of Our Navy

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In last night’s debate, Romney mentioned the abysmal size of our Navy, which stands at 285 ships.  It actually is much worse than that.  If you count the actual number of combat surface ships, the U.S. Navy only sails 122 ships (as of June 2011).  Our submarine force stands at 53. Here is an historical look at the size of our...

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Did Obama Just Compare the U.S. Navy to the Era of the Horse and Carriage?

Oct 22, 12 Did Obama Just Compare the U.S. Navy to the Era of the Horse and Carriage?

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Sweet Jesus, our Navy consists of only 285 ships.  Did Obama just basically say that our Navy is an outdated force, like the horse and carriage?

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Dammit, Top Flite Golf Balls are Made in China

Oct 20, 12 Dammit, Top Flite Golf Balls are Made in China

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Getting ready to leave for my annual golf trip, this time to Pinehurst, North Carolina and I went to pick up some golf balls.  At one time, I only played wound balls like Titleist, but as I played less and my back issues became more pronounced, cheaper balls like Top Flite sufficed. As I was looking at balls today, I just happened...

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