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    Yesterday, 15:48
    Foxholer replied to a thread Article 50 in Out of Bounds
    'Lies, damned lies and statistics' is an oft (mis-)quoted statement! But when politicians get involved, the first 2 criteria are normally...
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    Yesterday, 15:37
    This should be part of everyone's signature!
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    21-Jun-2018, 09:57
    No. Not a particularly smart tweet, but, imo, there's far too much PC-ism required these days!
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    18-Jun-2018, 12:26
    That's the way I see it too! Had PM kicked it back or not made a stroke as defined in RoG (say, simply stopping the ball with his putter), then...
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    18-Jun-2018, 09:56
    You need to read Rule 1-2 again then! But to clarify... The Exception in Rule 1-2 (about another Rule applying) specifically excludes 1-2...
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    17-Jun-2018, 16:56
    I think the Question Mark at the end of Bob's post indicates something! :rolleyes:
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    17-Jun-2018, 15:13
    Which doesn't apply here! He made a stroke at it! It wasn't 'purposely deflected or stopped by player....'! Had he stepped on it, or kicked it back,...
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    17-Jun-2018, 14:40
    Rule 2.1 is about Matchplay! Presumably you really mean 1.2! However, that Rule specifically excludes its use if a situation covered by another Rule...
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    17-Jun-2018, 14:34
    Not imo! It merely makes him a Rule-Breaker! He didn't act 'dishonestly', nor 'unfairly'! He broke a Rule. If that makes him a cheat, the you'd...
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    17-Jun-2018, 14:10
    Foxholer replied to a thread US Open in The Lounge
    Still a very tough course! Par is 70; Mens Tees have Rating of 74.4, Slope 140; 72.4/134 from Front ones. So an 18-capper shooting handicap off the...
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    17-Jun-2018, 12:48
    :thup: The only Rule that provides for DQ for 'Exerting Influence on Movement of Ball....' (1-2) specifically excludes its use if another Rule...
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    17-Jun-2018, 12:35
    Foxholer replied to a thread Waterproofs in The Lounge
    It IS possible to get Goretex repaired - and retain/regain waterproof quality! So possibly a much more cost-effective solution than new kit! ...
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    17-Jun-2018, 11:31
    Foxholer replied to a thread US Open in The Lounge
    USGA seems obsessed with making a small number of shots under Par the 'target' for winning the US Open! Setting courses up to 'test' every part of a...
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    17-Jun-2018, 10:51
    Did he say that he had cheated? By my definition of cheating - which includes knowing/hoping that his infraction won't be noticed/penalised - he...
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    17-Jun-2018, 06:37
    Foxholer replied to a thread US Open in The Lounge
    I'm the same - if he had had that in mind! I think he just 'lost it', as 'taking an unplayable' would have been a 'better' option! He still might...
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    14-Jun-2018, 17:11
    While labelled 'Opinions on BRS', this thread is not really about BRS per se! It's about Club Booking systems and the relationship between the Club...
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    10-Jun-2018, 20:22
    Foxholer replied to a thread One Plane Golf Lesson in The Lounge
    Bit of a problem if you are a 'natural' 2-Planer!! :rolleyes: Hardy makes it clear that neither 'swing' is necessarily 'better' than the other,...
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    10-Jun-2018, 20:05
    Foxholer replied to a thread Swing Speed in The Lounge
    As I stated, that 5% could be gained by a slightly better strike! 5% improvement to 1.48 would be the same 12 yards increase that a 5% increase in SS...
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    10-Jun-2018, 17:53
    Foxholer replied to a thread Swing Speed in The Lounge
    Well, here's the 1st of the 3m (somewhat disguised!). It assumes you are not a Junior btw. How far do you hit those clubs? Are the distances...
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    10-Jun-2018, 14:08
    Close (in quality/cunning-ness) but no cigar! :rolleyes: Have to agree that Muirfield's are particularly 'cunning' though! As are the greenside...
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    09-Jun-2018, 20:47
    Foxholer replied to a thread Carnoustie Tomorrow in The Lounge
    Ain't that the truth! That's all that really matters imo! I've played it 3 times, shooting 99, 83 and 76 gross and it was a joy each time -...
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    09-Jun-2018, 20:26
    Foxholer replied to a thread Speedway in Out of Bounds
    My Mum 'kept the books' of Ivan Mauger's Motor Cycle business in my childhood and he, Barry Briggs and Ronnie Moore were Kiwi heroes, individually...
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    09-Jun-2018, 19:11
    Well recognised! One of the 'bonuses' of Golf is that each hole can be thought of as a new beginning, so being able to 'forget' a bad experience...
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    09-Jun-2018, 16:41
    Er... What's yours?
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    09-Jun-2018, 16:14
    Having someone who knows your game well - your Pro for example, or maybe someone you play regularly with - check out your current action could well...
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    09-Jun-2018, 15:57
    Ridiculous! Many many low guys were originally high capped ones! The comment about 'course management' is about the only thing that really...
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    08-Jun-2018, 09:56
    Foxholer replied to a thread Article 50 in Out of Bounds
    Seems to me he's consistently been a 'beacon' for what the Brexit process means at least as much as May or Davis have! His 'if the ECJ is the final...
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    05-Jun-2018, 07:11
    That's certainly what he can do, but he's entitled to abandon (or not even start) any/the search for his original and simply search for his 1st...
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    04-Jun-2018, 23:12
    Foxholer replied to a thread Complete Beginner in The Lounge
    So you are not actually in a position to give an 'informed' opinion; but you still give an 'uninformed' one! :rolleyes: Sure, it'd not always the...
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    04-Jun-2018, 23:00
    Well, it would do when your PM has just lost a vote of no confidence! You may have a UK Passport, but, I believe, you have abandoned your heritage...
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