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Some things in life go together so well you wouldn't think of one without the other.  Think the McCartney and Lennon, the Jackson 5, Peanut Butter and Jelly, Phil and Gambling.  Pebble Beach is the Ying to the U.S Open's Yang.  Pebble beach opened in 1919 and celebrated its 100th birthday this year.  The old gal is looking pretty damn good for just hitting triple digits.  She might have grown her hair out a bit but she still cleans up for her annual 10 year fashion show.  When you get into the history of Pebble and U.S Open it becomes...

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Who's not swept up in Marvel fever these days?  Seems like even the old crust of the USGA realizes it's a good idea to hitch their wagon to the hottest social commodity out there today.  The USGA has partnered up with none other than Marvel Comics to create a comic book that will have present day Avengers teaching the next generation of Marvel Superheroes how to play and follow the rules of golf. The Avengers replace Snoopy and the Peanuts gang that the USGA has used over the past 30 years as vessels of information aimed at youth golfers.  I...

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You’ve never been to Long Island.  You believe Long Island should be its own state.  The black course holds a mythological place in your mind.  Whatever category you fall into, one thing is certain.  You know the sign… “WARNING,” “The Black Course Is An Extremely Difficult Course Which We Recommend Only For Highly Skilled Golfers.” If you have been to the Black Course on New York’s Long Island you have probably taken a picture with the Black Sign.  The Black Sign falls into the same category as Augusta’s Founders Circle, The Swilcan Bridge and the Par 3 7thhole at Pebble...

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