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#31 mukster

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 08:38 AM

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 08:41 AM

Pro Tracer. Nuff said.
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Posted 08 March 2018 - 08:54 AM

I would make it much easier for me to get tickets to whatever days I choose and at face value.

Everything else is cool as is.

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 09:00 AM

The only thing that I would change is the music on the TV telecast.  That music has worn out its welcome.  No music at all would be better.
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Posted 08 March 2018 - 09:02 AM

View PostDave230, on 08 March 2018 - 03:08 AM, said:

Great for TV, poor for spectators. 12 is a bit eerie at times, because fans can't get up to view the green. The scene at 18 was great last year.

This.  12 is a great hole, but the closest the fans can get is the tee box, so you wouldn't have anyone around the green for the playoff, which would be strange.  It's actually got to be pretty cool for the players that you hit your tee shot on 12 and then, for a little while, it's almost like you're just out playing a round of golf with your buds as there are no fans around 12 green or 13 tee.  I wonder if that's the only time it's really quiet the entire year on tour.


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Posted 08 March 2018 - 09:17 AM

in depth piece on how they dye everything green.  how about a piece on membership, secret protocols and handshakes ?, have any members played naked and did a shot on each tee?

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 09:21 AM

It's time to open the doors and show the Illuminati meetings that are held in the clubhouse.

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 09:25 AM

View Postthesaxemachine, on 08 March 2018 - 08:14 AM, said:

One thing? Jim Nance.

Goodbye friends.

100% agree!!

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 12:47 PM

Remove its status as a major

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 12:56 PM

View Postcagecitizen, on 08 March 2018 - 08:41 AM, said:

Pro Tracer. Nuff said.

This.  To 'Masters' it up, they can graphic in azalea petals as the tracer line.

Edited by zmrobertson, 08 March 2018 - 12:57 PM.

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 12:59 PM

What's wrong with Jim Nantz?
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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:09 PM

View Postzmrobertson, on 08 March 2018 - 12:59 PM, said:

What's wrong with Jim Nantz?

What's right with Jim Nantz?

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:10 PM

View Postmocokid, on 08 March 2018 - 09:17 AM, said:

in depth piece on how they dye everything green.  how about a piece on membership, secret protocols and handshakes ?, have any members played naked and did a shot on each tee?

Those fairways are real and they are spectacular!

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:13 PM

View Postgvogel, on 08 March 2018 - 09:00 AM, said:

The only thing that I would change is the music on the TV telecast.  That music has worn out its welcome.  No music at all would be better.

LOL, it's awesome and I need a fix right now.  If I could play piano and guitar at the same time, I'd be playing this.


Edited by Hawkeye77, 08 March 2018 - 01:14 PM.


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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:17 PM

View Postzmrobertson, on 08 March 2018 - 12:56 PM, said:

View Postcagecitizen, on 08 March 2018 - 08:41 AM, said:

Pro Tracer. Nuff said.

This.  To 'Masters' it up, they can graphic in azalea petals as the tracer line.

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:19 PM

Jim Nance aside, I find the reverence to the event a little over the top. They do a wonderful job of the tournament and it is a beautiful golf course, but it's just golf FFS, this isn't the holiest of holies.
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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:33 PM

Ticket prices. So crazy that they are super bowl level.
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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:40 PM

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Jim Nance aside, I find the reverence to the event a little over the top. They do a wonderful job of the tournament and it is a beautiful golf course, but it's just golf FFS, this isn't the holiest of holies.

It's very old fashioned, agreed.   However, I do think they should show ONLY the back nine on TV and reserve the front nine for the people that walk around and watch the pros play.   


Re: fans, patrons  -- not sure what is proper???

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:43 PM

View PostFerguson, on 08 March 2018 - 01:40 PM, said:

View Postthesaxemachine, on 08 March 2018 - 01:19 PM, said:

Jim Nance aside, I find the reverence to the event a little over the top. They do a wonderful job of the tournament and it is a beautiful golf course, but it's just golf FFS, this isn't the holiest of holies.

It's very old fashioned, agreed.   However, I do think they should show ONLY the back nine on TV and reserve the front nine for the people that walk around and watch the pros play.   


Re: fans, patrons  -- not sure what is proper???

We have to miss 80 other guys just because you don't want Phil's front nine on TV?

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 01:45 PM

View PostHawkeye77, on 08 March 2018 - 01:13 PM, said:

View Postgvogel, on 08 March 2018 - 09:00 AM, said:

The only thing that I would change is the music on the TV telecast.  That music has worn out its welcome.  No music at all would be better.

LOL, it's awesome and I need a fix right now.  If I could play piano and guitar at the same time, I'd be playing this.


Forget about dates on a calendar, that music tells me that spring is here.


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Posted 08 March 2018 - 02:55 PM

View PostSocrates, on 07 March 2018 - 04:33 PM, said:

I was going to say, stop selling the cheese-pimento sandwiches.  They really are terrible.


I don't even know for sure what "pimento cheese" actually is.  It seems more like a condiment than anything.
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Posted 08 March 2018 - 03:16 PM

View PostHawkeye77, on 08 March 2018 - 01:43 PM, said:

View PostFerguson, on 08 March 2018 - 01:40 PM, said:

View Postthesaxemachine, on 08 March 2018 - 01:19 PM, said:

Jim Nance aside, I find the reverence to the event a little over the top. They do a wonderful job of the tournament and it is a beautiful golf course, but it's just golf FFS, this isn't the holiest of holies.

It's very old fashioned, agreed.   However, I do think they should show ONLY the back nine on TV and reserve the front nine for the people that walk around and watch the pros play.   


Re: fans, patrons  -- not sure what is proper???

We have to miss 80 other guys just because you don't want Phil's front nine on TV?


Well, I will only have to watch two of Phil's outward nines.  Not so bad, I guess.

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 03:33 PM

Though 12 wouldn't happen, at this point with all the changes and the money this place has, it probably wouldn't be out of the realm of possibility that they just build a tunnel under the course and shuttle people to the holes that they have selected for playoffs.

Would be wild.

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 03:38 PM

View Postef131313, on 08 March 2018 - 12:47 PM, said:

Remove its status as a major

This change will never happen

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 03:54 PM

View Post3jacker, on 08 March 2018 - 02:55 PM, said:

View PostSocrates, on 07 March 2018 - 04:33 PM, said:

I was going to say, stop selling the cheese-pimento sandwiches.  They really are terrible.


I don't even know for sure what "pimento cheese" actually is.  It seems more like a condiment than anything.
I've tried em.  I'm with you on this.

Pretty sure they’re optional but they’ve only sold 10 million...so yeah, get rid of them.


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Posted 08 March 2018 - 04:14 PM

I can't decide whether I'd change the corny music or allow announcers to use the word fans or gallery instead of patrons or interview someone with the cujones to admit that Clifford Roberts was a disgraceful human being.

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 04:38 PM

I'd have all players play pre-1990 equipment.

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 05:43 PM

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I can't decide whether I'd change the corny music or allow announcers to use the word fans or gallery instead of patrons or interview someone with the cujones to admit that Clifford Roberts was a disgraceful human being.

The AGNC only seems to be interested in discussion one side of their history.
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Posted 08 March 2018 - 06:01 PM

View Postjohnnypro, on 08 March 2018 - 04:14 PM, said:

I can't decide whether I'd change the corny music or allow announcers to use the word fans or gallery instead of patrons or interview someone with the cujones to admit that Clifford Roberts was a disgraceful human being.

what would that accomplish? ... anyone interested enough can look up a bit of info here or there on the internet and discover how domineering and racist he was (or whatever his attributes were) ... it's not some great revelation to the people who hang out here ...

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Posted 08 March 2018 - 06:02 PM

View Postzmrobertson, on 08 March 2018 - 12:59 PM, said:

What's wrong with Jim Nantz?

he tries to be walt whitman


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