There are golf museums in other prominent corners of the world, but none comes to life like Augusta National. And it's open to the public only one week a year.
This is why Arnold Palmer will probably step to the first tee Thursday morning for a ceremonial tee shot that will provide as much of a thrill as whoever drains the winning putt come Sunday evening.
“Practice makes perfect,” they say. Of course, it doesn’t. For the vast majority of golfers it merely consolidates imperfection. HENRY LONGHURST