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Happy Father’s Day                                                                                                                                                                                                            I say not quite done. It always amazed me how she could be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              so detailed about those gnocchis, but the home fries not so
By Glenn Sudnick,                                                                                                                                                                                                             much. Oh, those were the days!
Sommelier,                                                                                                                                                                                                                    	 Dad and I played a lot of public golf courses. It seems like
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	 Did you know that                                                                                                                                                                                                           is the sun up, yet? When we played, every shot was analyzed
Lyndon B. Johnson issued                                                                                                                                                                                                      and critiqued with compliments along the way for making
the first presidential                                                                                                                                                                                                        that 20-foot putt that took a hard break to the right. For me
proclamation honoring the                                                                                                                                                                                                     it was a time where my dad and I could “right the world’s
third Sunday in June as                                                                                                                                                                                                       wrongs” and while playing the same hole, discuss why I got
Father’s Day in 1966? Later,                                                                                                                                                                                                  a “C” in math.
President Richard Nixon
signed this into law in 1972.
For me, every year spending
this day with my dad has been very special.
	 Golf, golf, golf is the rallying cry for the day. I always
picked out a Father’s Day card that had a funny golfing
theme like Bob Hope’s classic line, “If you watch a game,
it’s fun, if you play at it, it’s recreation, if you work at it, it’s
golf.” Or what about Gary Player’s famous saying, “Golf
is a puzzle without an answer. I’ve played the game for 50
years and I still haven’t the slightest idea of how to play.”
After the presentation of the card, the ultimate Father’s Day
gift: three golf balls, all new ones!
	 Then Mom’s breakfast: two eggs any way she wants to
make them, a slab of bacon, well-done rye toast and Dad’s
favorite, Mom’s home fries. Mom could never quite cut the
potatoes evenly, so when she served them the textures of
each slice was a little different, from well-done to well, shall

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                              plenty of Hellmann’s mayonnaise. There would be a barrel
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