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Golf courses have 18 holes because a bottle of Scotch contains 18 shots.
The word golf is an acronym formed from "Gentlemen Only, Ladies Forbidden."*
A Palm Beach golfer was devoured by a large crocodile.*
Irate golfer throws golf bag into water hazard, then drowns trying to retrieve his keys.*
Golfer is fatally poisoned from chewing on his tee.*
Arnold Palmer's wife told TV host Johnny Carson that she kisses her husband's balls for luck.*
Wily old golf pro wins impromptu driving contest by hitting his ball on an airport runway.
POW who played imaginary golf each day during his captivity finds upon his release that he's markedly improved his game.
Legendary player rewarded by sultan with gift of a golf club.
Pro golfer Phil Mickelson lost $200,000 wagering with his golfing partners, then tried to get out of paying up.
Golfer frustrated by the bad shot he made is killed by the club he threw away.
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