28 Jun '15, 4pm

"As a bald man who happens to play golf…I'll never know the pleasures of a golf visor."

As a bald man who happens to play golf, or a golfer who happens to be bald, I'll never know the pleasures of a golf visor. The visor is worn like an inverted tiara by Fred Couples and Bubba Watson and other fulsome-haired golf royals for whom those plastic combs, adrift in blue Barbicide, are waiting at the locker-room vanity. Those combs are as useful to me as a 1-iron. Compelled by TV etiquette to remove my cap at the end of a round, I'll often see my playing partner's eyes drawn upward, in barely concealed surprise, to my naked scalp. "Hey, buddy," I want to scream. "My eyes are down here." That cap, of course, is UV-protective and leaves a tan line that makes my head—caramel-colored from neck to forehead but creamy white on top—look like a pint of Bass. Stewart Cink removed his cap on TV at the 2014 Sony Open and revealed a similar chocolate-vanilla tan line, like Neap...

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