Bubba Watson wins the Masters

All of the drama in the Masters took place early. By the time, the last group made it to 10, the Masters was firmly in Bubba Watson’s back pocket. There was a 2 shot swing on 8 and another 2 shot swing on 9 which caused young Jordan Spieth to play from behind. He was never able to mount that charge that wanted. He had a couple of opportunities but his putter, which is really his weapon of choice, let him down.

From Golf Channel:

It may be time for Bubba-proofing.

It was, after all, Tiger Woods’ back-to-back victories in 2001 and ’02 at Augusta National that prompted the club to initiate the most dramatic nip/tuck in the history of the iconic course. Continue reading

News Roundup – Medicare, ObamaCare, Jim Dement, Scottie Pippen

medicare payments

For the first time ever, Medicare released information on how it pays doctors. From my standpoint, I think this is a good thing. I think the American public needs to know how our government is spending our money. I know that the American Medical Association has fought this tooth and nail for years. As you can imagine, many doctors are not happy that their financial data is now out in the ethernet. You can read more about it here.

Because more Americans are getting insurance, one of the best things that I’ve ever seen – a free clinic closes. ObamaCare is working. :-) Continue reading