I visit USA regularly, and as a golfer, there are few better places t spend some time. People talk about Americans not wanting to travel , but there are plenty of things to do/visit/enjoy in USA, so why put yourself in a metal tube, defy gravity and suffer to go some where else?
I thought this article might amuse you, and read to the end as the last comment is very true.
The only thing that confuses me is the food portions and guns. Both kill.