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golfdigest.com — If you're a car dealer thinking about sponsoring a hole-in-one contest, you might want to check if Danielle Kang is playing in the event first. The 22-year-old LPGA Tour player made an ace in the second round of the Taiwan Championship on Friday to win a car with a hole-in-one for the second consecutive week.

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golfdigest.com — By Luke Kerr-Dineen LITCHFIELD PARK, Ariz. -- It's October, which means it's time for Golf Digest's annual Hot List Summit. The Hot List, in case you're unfamiliar, is a wide-scale golf-equipment project the magazine undertakes that requires packing up a ton of clubs -- more than 2,000 pounds worth -- sending them to the Wigwam resort in Arizona and subjecting them to three days of intensive player testing.
Oct 31, 2014

That's a pitiful candy stash compared to my days. RT @GolfDigest 9 pics that sum up Day 1 of our 2015 Hot List Summit golfdig.st/1DD7xWq

Oct 31, 2014

Starting Day 2 of @GolfDigest Hot List testing. Rough duty, as you can see from @LukeKerrDineen's report golfdig.st/13oUA7H

Oct 31, 2014

Ninesomes, Halloween candy and @lukekerrdineen's laundry. A full day at the Hot List. golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop… via @golfdigest

Oct 30, 2014

Including one of my dirty laundry... RT @GolfDigest: 9 pictures from Day 1 at Golf Digest's annual Hot List Summit golfdig.st/105YmAZ

One Simple Exercise To Fix A Backswing Like This: The Loop : Golf Digest

golfdigest.com — True story: A basketball coach who is a friend of mine was trying to explain to a bunch of his kids how to take a jump shot. He told them to jump straight up as if they were standing in a phone booth without a roof.

Michael Jordan Calls Barack Obama A "$%*!" Golfer: The Loop : Golf Digest

golfdigest.com — On Tuesday, Michael Jordan took down Keegan Bradley on Twitter with trash talk. In a video that made the rounds on Thursday, his Airness took on a much bigger target. Related: Michael Jordan had a great time at the Ryder Cup.
Oct 31, 2014

Michael Jordan hasn't lost a step. In the trash-talking game that is... golfdig.st/1rGg6cl

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golfdigest.com — At the elite level, it seems golf is increasingly becoming a power game. That's all well and good when you have plenty of power to burn. For average golfers, though, power often isn't so easy to come by.

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golfdigest.com — We love watching the pros, but let's be honest, it can make us feel a bit inferior when it comes to our golf games. Well, prepare to feel even worse. Mercedes-Benz filmed a video of Martin Kaymer and Bernhard Langer having a friendly long drive contest. The catch?
Oct 30, 2014

I often wish I could putt with my driver.. #yips MT @AlexMyers3 Watch Kaymer & Langer crush insane drives w/ a putter golfdig.st/1wOoFd1

Oct 30, 2014

Watch Martin Kaymer and Bernhard Langer crush insane drives... with a putter. golfdig.st/1wOoFd1

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golfdigest.com — In 1993, Bernhard Langer won the Masters, one of golf's four major tournaments, using a driver made of persimmon, rather than one of the new generation of metal "woods" that had been slowly infiltrating the game.

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golfdigest.com — It's been almost a week since PGA of America president Ted Bishop posted the tweet and Facebook rant that would end up sinking his career, and I'm still grappling with the emotions that I, as a woman in the golf industry, am supposed to have about it.
Oct 29, 2014

RT @AlexMyers3: "But as far as real issues for women in golf go, this wouldn't rank anywhere near the top." @StinaSternberg on Bishop golfdig.st/1wdz9kR

Oct 29, 2014

Here are some of the sexist things in golf that offend me more than Bishop's juvenile words. golfdig.st/1rB5Vpr

Oct 29, 2014

RT @AlexMyers3: "But as far as real issues for women in golf go, this wouldn't rank anywhere near the top." @StinaSternberg on Bishop golfdig.st/1wdz9kR

Oct 29, 2014

"But as far as real issues for women in golf go, this wouldn't rank anywhere near the top." @StinaSternberg on Bishop golfdig.st/1wdz9kR

New NSFW Music Video Called "Tiger Woods" Is Oddly Catchy: The Loop : Golf Digest

golfdigest.com — Tiger Woods' sex scandal is nearly five years old, but that hasn't stopped a rapper from using the 14-time major winner's highly publicized off-course activities as the topic of a new song. Maxxx Flair (clever) has released a track titled "Tiger Woods," and it's about a guy who is going to have sex with a woman in a relationship.

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golfdigest.com — Mike Pickett says he's always been good at reading greens. That same keen eye has helped the golf pro in his side business -- where he expertly wields a knife instead of a putter. Pickett, the Director of Golf at the private Stonewater Golf Club in Highland Heights, Ohio, has gained notoriety in recent years for his stunning pumpkin carvings.
Oct 30, 2014

Yeah, yeah, LeBron will play in Cleveland tonight, but there will also be a golf pro there. Carving pumpkins. Really. golfdig.st/1u8k2dw

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golfdigest.com — By E. Michael Johnson Callaway announced that its star endorser, Phil Mickelson, has signed a multi-year extension with the company to endorse and play its products, including its clubs and ball.
Oct 29, 2014

The marriage between @CallawayGolf and Phil Mickelson continues as Lefty re-ups as pitchman. golfdigest.com/blogs/the-loop…

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golfdigest.com — The dust has settled on the Ted Bishop Twitter mishap and it turned out to be the ultimate insider saga after no national organizations or major figures in the women's game were willing to weigh in on Bishop's "lil girl" Tweet to Ian Poulter.
Oct 29, 2014

RT @samweinman: Good point by @GeoffShac: Why was it OK when Ian Poulter used the word "girlie" in a tweet not so long ago? golfdig.st/1wFDcX2

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golfdigest.com — By Luke Kerr-Dineen Micael Jordan took over the Charlotte Hornets Twitter account on Tuesday. Keegan Bradley noticed, so he decided it was a good time to give MJ some grief about his golf game. Unfortunately for Keegan, His Airness came prepared.