In golf, an "eagle" is not the emblem of the United States of America, but rather a score of 2 under par on a hole.
As a testament to the refinement of the sport, members are competitive yet meticulous, courteous and well-dressed, business oriented and well traveled.
And these traits are prevalent both on and off the green! From a terminology perspective, "golf dating" doesn’t just mean a date on a golf course, but rather what happens when two golf singles get together for dinner, casual drinks, or for a practice session at the range.
"Face" is not what you see when you look in the mirror, but is the part of the clubhead that makes contact with the ball.
And a "threesome" and "foursome" is not an exciting sexual encounter with multiple people, but the term used for a group of three and four players.
September 2014 Amazon launches Kindle Unlimited — a Netflix-for-books — in the UK Amazon is launching its Kindle Unlimited ebooks subscription service in the UK, following its US debut in July.
The service, which costs Ј7.99 a month, offers unlimited access to a catalogue of more than 650,000 ebooks, as well as more than 2,000 audiobooks from Amazon’s Audible subsidiary…Amazon says that authors will be paid each time someone reads more than 10% of one of their books through the new service….
The new i Phone app allows users to create custom mobile libraries of digital content purchased through Gumroad.
Gumroad currently offers 35,000 ebooks and digital comics in addition to 8,000 movies and 15,000 music products…
THE lost works of Scottish authors including James Hogg, Neil Munro and Robert Louis Stevenson are being resurrected by the company behind e-books for the biggest names in contemporary publishing.