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Winter storm kills Eisenhower pine at Augusta National - medtiger
[quote]@JasonSobelGC: Due to impact of this week's ice storm, Augusta National's iconic Eisenhower Tree has been removed. No other major damage to course.[/quote] [quote]@JasonSobelGC: Billy Payne: "We obtained opinions from the best arborists available and, unfortunately, were advised that no re...


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Great article examining Tiger's chase of Jack's record - medtiger
It's a little long, but a really good read. It gives a little history of how golf's 4 big tournaments became the current majors, and then compares this record to other sports big records before getting into Tiger's quest, and why we're so obsessed with it. [link=(http://www.golfchannel.com/news/...


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Sproles, Lamar Miller, or Deangelo Williams - medtiger
Assuming Sproles is active but limited tonight, who do you like best?...


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The man in the red bandana - medtiger
The story of a real hero, and there's no more appropriate day to share his story than today. If you haven't seen it, do yourself a favor and watch it. If you have, it's definitely worth watching again. I know it's Germans, but I really don't give a frick. [link=(http://youtube.com/watch?v=MWKPjSi...


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2024 Ryder Cup going to Bethpage Black - medtiger
Golfweek is reporting that the PGA of America is taking the 2024 Ryder Cup and 2019 PGA Championship to NYC at Bethpage. The Ryder Cup at Bethpage would be absolutely insane...think captains Sergio and Mickelson dueling it out with the hostile crowds that love Phil and hate Sergio. I'll be in that n...


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Fox Sports obtains rights to USGA events, offers lead analyst job to Greg Norman - medtiger
NBC is out after 2014 for USGA tournaments. [link=(http://www.usga.org/news/2013/August/USGA-and-Fox-Sports-Agree-to-Partnership/)]LINK[/link] Not sure how I feel about this. ETA: [link=(http://golfweek.com/news/2013/aug/10/greg-norman-fox-sport-golf-broadcast-analyst-offer/#at_pco=tcb-1.0&at_...


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CHC Thread - Cubs sign Bryant to $6.7 million bonus plus more on Garza - medtiger
[link=(http://www.suntimes.com/sports/baseball/cubs/21252834-573/cubs-sign-no-2-draft-pick-kris-bryant-to-67m-bonus.html)]Bryant signs[/link] [quote]Bryant, a third baseman whose 31 home runs for the University of San Diego exceeded the totals of 223 NCAA Division I teams, was in town for a physi...


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PGA Tour agrees to support anchored putting ban - medtiger
I guess it isn't a huge story, but there were whispers that the policy board wouldn't support the ban. I'm glad they went along with it. [link=(http://www.pgatour.com/news/2013/07/01/policy-board-allows-usga-ban-anchored-strokes.html)]LINK[/link]...


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Player in Web.com tour event shoots 103 - medtiger
This followed his first round 89. WTF? [link=(http://www.pgatour.com/webcom/leaderboard.html)]Scroll to bottom, obviously[/link]...


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PGA Tour: 2013 Wells Fargo Championship - medtiger
This is usually a great stop on tour, but the greens are the story this week. They're apparently awful everywhere, and nearly unplayable on 2 holes. So much so, that numbers 8 and 10 will play lift, clean, and place all week. [quote]The damage was caused by recent resodding of those two greens....


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Official 2013 Zurich Classic of New Orleans Thread - medtiger
[link=(http://zurichgolfclassic.com/tickets.php)]Ticket info[/link] [link=(http://www.pgatour.com/tv-times.html)]TV Times and channels[/link] [link=(http://www.pgatour.com/tournaments/zurich-classic-of-new-orleans/tee-times.html)]Tee times[/link] Groups of note on Thursday: 7:30 am Watn...


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Golfers: help with shaft selection for irons - medtiger
I went through the Mizuno shaft optimizer fitting, and it told me the best iron shaft for me was the project x 5.0. So, I started looking at irons, and the ones I like the best come with project x flighted 95 shafts. The equivalent flex in these to the regular project x 5.0 is 5.5. I managed to get ...


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NCAA recommends ejection for targeting defenseless players - medtiger
[link=(http://www.ncaa.org/wps/wcm/connect/public/ncaa/resources/latest+news/2013/football+rules+committee+recommends+ejection+for+targeting+defenseless+players)]LINK[/link] I'm all for player safety, but this is getting ridiculous, especially this part: [quote]The proposed rule will mirror th...


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Golf rules scenario/dilemma - medtiger
I was posed this question this morning. What would the OT golfers do? You're in a match play tourney all square through 17 holes of the final match. You stripe your drive down the middle on 18, then your opponent hits his drive into the trees. You get down the fairway to the location where you b...


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Sidney Rice vs Ari or Miles Austin vs Cincy? - medtiger
Leaning Austin...


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Flex help... - medtiger
Daniel Thomas (Mia) vs NE Jonathan Dwyer (Pit) vs Balt Normally, I'd go with Dwyer but without Big Ben, not sure Dwyer has a good matchup this week. ...


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Umbrella policy specifically with regards to UIM - medtiger
I'm shopping for a $1 million umbrella policy, and I didn't realize until i started looking around that I could opt for a policy that included uninsured motorist coverage. The one quote I've received so far is from Geico (they have my auto insurance, so I started with them), and the premium was $67...


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Need 2 of these 3 to start... - medtiger
Sproles vs SF Lance Moore vs SF Jonathan Dwyer vs Cle...


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Boise St back in a BCS bowl? - medtiger
Brad Edwards just tweeted that Boise is #22, and 15-21 all lost. They get an auto bid if they're in the top 16, correct? ETA: auto because they'll be ranked ahead of Big East champ....


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Joining the Louisiana Golf Association - medtiger
Golfers of the MSB, tell me about the LGA. I was reading about the different championships they conduct throughout the year and was considering joining. I was wondering about the total cost to join and if you get anything else besides the ability to register for these other tourneys (I realize entr...


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Long putter rule decision could come soon... - medtiger
I know there was a lengthy discussion about this yesterday during the British Open, but a new article was written today on the issue of anchored putters. [quote]LYTHAM ST. ANNES, England (AP) -- One day after Ernie Els won the British Open to become the third major champion using a belly putter, ...


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Cubs talk: Rizzo finally makes his Cubs debut tonight - medtiger
I have to say I'm finally excited about watching a Cubs game since the first week of April. Of course, my inner Cubs fan is telling me that I'm just setting myself up for disappointment again. Who thinks Rizzo will be the real deal for several years to come? And who thinks he'll be another Co...


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Buying a new car - medtiger
In the market for a new car, and after looking around and doing some research, I put an online inquiry on a dealerships website. I had gone to Edmunds.com and several other sites to gauge a "true market value" of what to expect to pay, so I had a number in mind. When the dealer responded to my inq...


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MLB suspends umpire for one game for "situation handling." - medtiger
[link=(http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-31751_162-57437325-10391697/umpire-bob-davidson-suspended-one-game-by-mlb-for-bad-situation-handling/)]LINK[/link] Thank God someone from MLB is finally taking action against these umpires who think people are there to watch them....


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AT&T U-verse availability question - medtiger
I got a letter in the mail advertising uverse, so I went online to look at the channel lineup, pricing, etc. When I used the availability tool online, the website told me that it wasn't available at my address. I thought that was strange since they sent me a letter, so I typed in my next door neighb...


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Directv and the weather - medtiger
Thinking of making the switch from Cox to Directv. My biggest concern is the reception going out during the storms that can easily pop up in South La. Anyone have any problems with the reception, specifically in the NOLA/Metairie area? Any other pros/cons of directv vs Cox are welcome as well. ...


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Where can I find comparables online? - medtiger
Looking into a refi, and curious to see if I could find comparables online before I pay for an appraisal. Anyone know anywhere that I can find these?...


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Kitchen Knife Set...need suggestions - medtiger
Anyone have any good suggestions on where to get a good set of kitchen knives that isn't terribly expensive (I'll spend up to $100)? The 2 I've owned were given to me, and were pretty freaking crappy. Something like this is what I have in mind: [link=(http://www.overstock.com/Home-Garden/Chicag...


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Cubs' Starlin Castro accused of sexual assault - medtiger
[link=(http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2012/01/06/sources-cubs-starlin-castro-accused-of-sexual-assault/?utm_medium=twitter&utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_campaign=CBS+Chicago%27s+Most+Popular+News+Stories)]LINK[/link] [quote]She told police she came to, and found the alleged offender – Castro, according to ...


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Football rules question re: dead ball fouls - medtiger
When a player commits an dead ball personal foul after a 1st down is gained, they seem to mark off 15 yards, and the offense plays a 1st and 10. However, if a player commits the same penalty after gaining 9 yards on 1st and 10, they mark off 15 yards and play 2nd and 16. It seems like it would be ...


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