Everyone at home was grumpy for two days. No internet. My daughter Chelsea tried turning the modem off and on, like she usually does when YouTube starts doing the "circle thingy". My wife Christie speculated. We lost our internet connection after a brownout (Filipino term for temporary power outage). Maybe that caused it. Or maybe … Continue reading Illusion of Knowledge
It's the morning after Easter (Manila time). The first thing I saw on my Facebook feed was a video of Jason Day and Rory McIlroy side by side. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TrHdgq7rFsc Day beat McIlroy in the semfinals and went on to win the Dell World Match Play Championship after defeating Louis Oosthuizen in the finals. Day is … Continue reading The Day After
One of the things I always do at the end of the year is check PGA Tour website for statistics, especially those of my favorite players. I try to find out why certain players were successful and how they compared to the previous season. I also look into those who didn't fare so well and try … Continue reading How Good Are You?
And just like that... it's 2014! 14th year as a pro. And believe it or not, I'm excited to find out if life will really begin for me. Yes, that's right. Turning 40. Four. Zero. I used to dread the idea. Then I realized there are some benefits that come with it. Like the fact … Continue reading More Fun
"If you swing correctly, you shouldn't get hurt. So if it hurts, your swing must be wrong." True or false? If you were to ask me 10 years ago, I would've said "true" without batting an eyelash. But after suffering injuries to different parts of the body on separate occasions, I've learned that it's not … Continue reading Tell Me Where It Hurts