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Old 10-03-2013, 02:18 PM
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I just saw someone on Facebook (a friend of a friend) post that the Presidents cup should be canceled since the government has been shut down.


I know our industry has been blamed for many things over the years- we waste water, too many chemicals etc- what's the craziest one you've heard?
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Old 10-04-2013, 11:15 AM
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great topic Jamie...I would also love to hear some more crazy ideas, stories, etc. from around the industry
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Old 10-04-2013, 11:22 AM
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Why do you choose to pollute the environment with your gas and oil filled machines? Why can't you just use electric!
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Old 10-15-2013, 07:41 AM
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Most people overlook that the majority of our electricity is produced by burning coal, don't they?

This one isn't really an accusation but a funny misunderstanding. Lots of people do not understand that the hole is moved daily on golf greens. I worked with an excavating contractor once and showed him a sketch with elevations shot every 5 feet along lines from approximate center of green to beyond green banks that were shown every 15 degrees all the way around from 0 to 360. Where all the lines crossed it looked like spokes in a wheel. He said to me "That's where the hole goes, huh? We better throw a drain in there."
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