Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

It’s Johnny Vegas!

I know what you’ve all been saying. There’s isn’t enough golf coverage in The Irish Times. Jeez. You can get through entire paragraphs without encountering mention of the sport. So, here’s some more in an unexpected place. Am I the …

Thu, Apr 7, 2011, 23:06

   

I know what you’ve all been saying. There’s isn’t enough golf coverage in The Irish Times. Jeez. You can get through entire paragraphs without encountering mention of the sport. So, here’s some more in an unexpected place. Am I the only person who’s noticed that Johnny Vegas is currently playing in the US Masters? There is, apparently, a talented player from Venezuela named Jhonatthan Vegas. I was walking past the telly and, yes, the American commentators know him as Johnny Vegas. Who’d have thought it?

None of which leads us anywhere worth going. Hmmm? Great golf scenes in film? Well, there’s the game with Goldfinger in the film of that name. Oh and M*A*S*H. Erm…