Monthly Archives: January 2012

Life Is Not Just Golf

While you are waiting for the Phoenix Open to arrive, be sure to check out the live stream from Occupy Wall Street in Oakland. (It’s not always live — it’s a one-man operation — so check back from time to time.) … Continue reading

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The Shame of the Golf Channel

Today, with Kelly Tilghman and Frank Nobilo looking on, Tim Rosaforte stated, pointblank, that they were all rooting for Tiger Woods to win.

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Trademark Tiger

We hear a lot about Tiger’s “trademarks.”  His trademark red “victory” shirt.  His trademark fist pump.  His trademark stare.  His trademark focus.  His trademark…  oh crap…  you’re as sick of that phony baloney as I am. Let’s talk about his … Continue reading

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Today’s GFT Award goes to…

Today’s GFT award goes to The Bleacher Report, a sports website known for its amateurish writing.  Literally. Here’s the headlines as I type, each representing an article written by someone who knows less about golf than you, my readers, do: … Continue reading

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Elling on GFT Watch

Steve Elling’s latest blog entry is, sadly, the kind of Tiger Woods pandering we expect from his peers, not from him.  My response? Three paragraphs about Woods before finally mentioning Rock in paragraph four.  Mentions of Rory were merely “also in the field” … Continue reading

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Reject #5

Bob Harig, ESPN: “Neither had anything to do with the off-course scandal from which Woods, two years later, is still trying to recover. Woods brought that on himself, but did he invite the drama brought on by Williams not once, … Continue reading

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Tiger Woods: Circling the toilet bowl and heading down the drain

“Cut-price Tiger Woods launches season with cheap appearance in Abu Dhabi” The Daily Mail provides some facts that will make the Tiger Woods lemmings cry, the American golf media faint, and Mark Steinberg vomit: The days when Woods commanded appearance … Continue reading

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