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Where does golf rank list on GQ's list of douchey sports? Let's just say things are officially weird between us

Where does golf rank list on GQ's list of douchey sports? Let's just say things are officially weird between us

Our friends at GQ -- or at least we thought we were friends, but this kind of stings in a "I purposely left you off the text chain" sort of way -- recently came out with a list of the Summer's Douchiest sports. You can probably see where this is headed. Golf doesn't fare well. On its otherwise impressive matrix, which judges sports on two scales -- how cool vs. how douchey and how strenuous vs. how languorous -- golf ranks in the worst possible quadrant: douchey and languorous. To put it in perspective, kickball, billiards, and bocce ball (bocce ball!!) all rank higher. At least we were better than croquet. That alone would have been reason to close up shop. Even more discouraging is this description of golf in the ranking: "Whoops, sorry, didn't mean to include this in a list of sports." Rich. What, no knickers jokes? And they think golf isn't cool? OK, bad example. Look,...

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