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Get That Woman Off My Course

Here’s another e-mailer, with a very differrent take on Sorenstam:

I’d like to disagree with the e-mailer’s statement about Annika being a

man’s dream because she’s a Swedish golfer. As a life-long golfer, I can

attest that being AWAY from women is part of the attraction. There’s a

reason that it’s called the Old Boys Club. Furthermore, a local sports

station held a survey recently and discovered that contrary to popular

belief, men don’t want their women interested in sports at all. Its an

escape for most men. Its offers a chance for men to reconnect with their

manliness(or boyishness) with other men, and cast off the domestic shackles

for a short time, and to have the women come along can be a burden at times.

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