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Ryder Cup Preview: U.S.A.’s Road to Redemption

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By Tom Ward tompward@sbcglobal.net When the Ryder Cup tees off in Scotland at Gleneagles G.C. the U.S. squad will be the decided underdog chomping at the bit to engage against their formidable European counterparts. This will be the 40th edition of the biennial matches and it was just two short years ago that the U.S. team experienced a major meltdown More...

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By Dan M On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014
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Remembering iconic actor Richard Kiel

By Tom Ward tompward@sbcglobal.net Last week came the news that long time actor Richard Kiel passed away a few days shy of his 75th birthday. Kiel was probably best known for his role of “Jaws” in the James More...

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By Dan M On Saturday, September 13th, 2014
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Tom Dreesen: Laughter and life lessons from the links

By Tom Ward tompward@sbcglobal.net This week I had the opportunity to visit with Tom Dreesen the terrific stand –up comedian who has made over 500 appearances on national television, including more than 60 appearances More...

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By Dan M On Saturday, September 6th, 2014
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Remembering rock vocalist Jimi Jamison

By Tom Ward Earlier this year in January my friend singer Fergie Fredricksen lost his long battle to cancer. Now comes the shocking news that his dear friend singer Jimi Jamison has passed away at age 63. Jamison More...

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By Dan M On Saturday, August 30th, 2014
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Tom’s Special “K” move creates more power

By Tom Ward tompward@sbcglobal.net The golf tip this week is so simple and easy to incorporate into your actual swing. I call it the Special “ K” move. This may sound like something you’ll find in your favorite More...

By Dan M On Friday, August 15th, 2014
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Batman’s 75th anniversary and the original Robin

By Tom Ward Original Robin looks back at 1949 movie Batman and Robin This week in honor of the 75th anniversary of Batman I thought I would take a trip back to the early days of the caped crusader and tell you More...

By Dan M On Friday, August 8th, 2014
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Cartoonist Bill Hinds and his 40 years of Tank McNamara

By Tom Ward It was 40 years ago this week that the comic strip Tank McNamara was launched by co-creators and native Texans Jeff Millar and Bill Hinds. Over the past 4 decades Millar and Hinds have displayed an More...

By Dan M On Monday, August 4th, 2014
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Tom’s leg lift golf drill to ensure balance

By Tom Ward tompward@sbcglobal.net If you’re battling with some inconsistencies in your game, like maintaining good balance in your swing, then I have a drill that might help remedy your issues. This drill may More...

By Dan M On Friday, July 25th, 2014
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How Golf altered Marvel Comics

By Tom Ward This week kicks off the 2014 Comic-Con International: in San Diego with attendance figures topping over 130,000 in recent years. Over the past decade Marvel Entertainment, a Walt Disney Company subsidiary More...

By Dan M On Saturday, July 12th, 2014
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Pickles comic strip creator: Brian Crane

By Tom Ward Senior Golf Writer tompward@sbcglobal.net I’ve been a longtime fan of the ‘Pickles’ comic strip drawn by artist and creator Brian Crane. Time has flown by as  next April the hugely popular comic More...