Fore! Play: The Last American Male Takes Up Golf

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G.K. Hall & Company, 2001 - Humor - 261 pages
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Why is an Emmy Award-winning CBS News commentator and author whacking plastic balls in a grade school gym with an instructor? Bill Geist has just become possibly the last American male to take up golf. Here golfer wannabe Bill Geist goes to a golf expo, where predators sell everything from performance golf socks to techno-tees guaranteed to improve your game. He competes in the Bad Golfers Association Tournament, as well as a U.S. Blind Golfers Association Tournament -- and loses. He skillfully analyzes Tiger Woods' game and offers insider tips, such as Every so often skip a hole.

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Bill Geist has been a correspondent for CBS News Sunday Morning since 1987. He has won two Emmys for his work on the show. He wrote several books including Little League Confidential, The Big Five-Oh, Fore! Play, and Way off the Road. He co-wrote Good Talk, Dad: The Birds and the Bees... and Other Conversations We Forgot to Have with his son Willie Geist.

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