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Some students of the presidency say that we can learn the most about the men who’ve occupied the Oval Office by studying their ideology. Others say political savvy or family background or regional influences are paramount. But Don Van Natta argues for another standard—by observing the way they play golf. Fourteen of the last seventeen presidents have been golfers, and Van Natta explores two questions: Why is the game of golf so attractive to the men who occupy the Oval Office? And what do th…

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TIL that JFK was a superb golfer, but kept his golfing a secret because he didn’t want to seem out of touch with average Americans. JFK reacted with terror when he nearly hit a hole-in-one while running for President.(r/todayilearned)

My uncle wrote this piece actually, he works now for ESPN as an investigative journalist and recently wrote stories on the NFL and daily fantasy. He actually wrote a book about all the presidents and their golf habits, here is the link if you wanna check it out.

www.amazon.com/First-Off-Tee-Don-Natta/dp/15864826…

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Paperback

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Don Van Natta Jr.

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PublicAffairs

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