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  • Ickey Woods stunned by response to TV ad

    01/19/2015 10:20:34 AM PST · by Red Badger · 54 replies ^ | Wednesday, October 15, 2014 | By Dale Yurong
    The Geico commercial featuring Fresno native Ickey Woods not only has gone viral but it's also introduced the Edison High grad to a new generation. FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The Geico commercial featuring Fresno native Ickey Woods not only has gone viral but it's also introduced the Edison High grad to a new generation. Ickey was very surprised by the popularity of his commercial. It has thrust him back into the national spotlight. 25 years have passed since Ickey has done the shuffle on the field for the Bengals. He still lives in the Cincinnati area. Woods said, "Now I'm...
  • James Woods calls Al Sharpton a 'race pimp' and says the 'disgusting pig' is responsible...

    12/22/2014 6:02:54 AM PST · by Libloather · 80 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 12/21/14 | David Mccormack, Josh Gardner
    Actor James Woods took to Twitter on Sunday to blame the Rev. Al Sharpton, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio and President Obama for being ‘responsible’ for the murder of two NYPD officers on Saturday. Sharpton came in for the worst of Woods’ abuse, with the former Academy Award nominee calling him a ‘race pimp’ and a ‘disgusting pig’. At one point on Sunday morning Woods’ tweeted: ‘This disgusting pig is DIRECTLY responsible for the murder of two good policemen. No discussion’.
  • Actor James Woods calls for Attorney General to investigate Kroger mob attack as hate crime

    09/10/2014 5:15:03 PM PDT · by Nachum · 38 replies
    Commercial Appeal ^ | 9/10/14 | Wendy C. Thomas
    Hollywood actor James Woods issued a call on Twitter for U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric Holder to investigate Saturday’s mob attack at Kroger in which the assailants were black and two of three injured victims were white. “This is a direct challenge to Eric Holder: Are you, Sir, going to Memphis, TN to address the Kroger racial hate crime? #holderchallenge,” Woods wrote Tuesday in a message that was retweeted more than 4,500 times. On Wednesday, Woods added a second hashtag to his demand. “Mr Holder,” Woods wrote, “stand above politics and address the cancer of ALL racism in America. Go to
  • Tiger Woods paid Anthony Galea $76K for 14 visits, new book says

    08/04/2014 12:04:29 PM PDT · by george76 · 29 replies
    Golf ^ | July 08, 2014 | Pete Madden
    A new book about New York Yankees' third baseman Alex Rodriguez's use of performance-enhancing drugs throughout his career includes revelations about another sports superstar: Tiger Woods. Released Tuesday, Blood Sport: Alex Rodriguez, Biogenesis and the Quest to End Baseball’s Steroid Era, co-authored by Tim Elfrink of the Miami New Times and Gus-Garcia Roberts of Newsday, claims that the Canadian sports doctor Anthony Galea who treated Rodriguez also visited Woods 14 times between January and August 2009 and charged Woods a total of $76,012 as he recovered from knee surgery following his 2008 U.S. Open victory. Previous reports had identified only...
  • Extortion 17! Mother of slain SEAL on Biden: “He should be in prison for high crimes and treason.”

    07/29/2013 4:34:03 PM PDT · by Man_Wolf64 · 43 replies
    The D.C. Clothesline ^ | 7/28/13 | Chad Miller
    Perhaps folks are just becoming burnt out & suffering from scandal fatigue. God knows if these scandals were oil, Obama would be a pipeline of inexhaustible energy. Like the multi-headed Lernaean Hydra confronted by Hercules during his 12 labors, it seems for every scandal Obama manufactures that we try to deal with, 2 more scandals pop up to add to the pile. It’s unbelievable.
  • James Woods: 'I Don't Expect to Work Again' in Hollywood (Dared to criticize Obama/Dems!)

    10/09/2013 9:08:21 PM PDT · by tcrlaf · 53 replies
    Hollywood Reporter ^ | 10-9-13 | Paul Bond
    The actor has been critical of Democrats and the president and presumes his political opinions will cost him jobs. After repeatedly criticizing President Barack Obama, actor James Woods suggested in a tweet late Tuesday that his politics may cost him work in Hollywood. Woods has been critical of Obama before but in the past few days seems particularly incensed at the president’s handling of the partial government shutdown. He tweeted, for example: “This President is a true abomination. To have barricaded the WW2 vets, but allow illegal aliens privilege...” The tweet linked to a USA Today article.
  • US soldier's remains found nearly 50 years after plane shot down in Vietnam War

    09/20/2013 11:17:48 AM PDT · by TurboZamboni · 13 replies ^ | 9-20-13 | fox
    Nearly 50 years after his plane was shot down over Cambodia in October 1964, the remains of a Fort Campbell soldier have finally been identified, according to his family. Lisa Szymanski of Fort Myers, Fla., said officials with the Past Conflict Repatriations Branch at Fort Knox, Ky., notified her on Tuesday that remains found at a crash site are those of her father, Staff Sgt. Lawrence Woods. Fort Knox spokesman Bill Costello told The Associated Press that officials contacted Szymanski, but the identification won't be official until the family is briefed. Woods was a member of the 5th Special Forces...
  • Tiger Woods cards birdie-free round, near last place at Tour Championship

    09/19/2013 6:36:17 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 13 replies
    CBS Sports ^ | September 19, 2013 | Kyle Porter
    Tiger Woods was not good on Thursday, his scorecard was still historic though. (USATSI) You want stats? We have stats. According to Jamie Kennedy Tiger Woods has played 1,112 career PGA Tour rounds and Thursday's at the Tour Championship was just his eighth without a birdie. You want more stats? We have more stats. Woods was the only golfer in the field at East Lake on Thursday without a birdie. You want one final stat? We have one final stat. According to Justin Ray of ESPN this is the first time Woods has gone without a birdie since the...
  • Tiger Woods shoots 72 after someone reports penalty

    09/13/2013 4:58:18 PM PDT · by FlJoePa · 70 replies
    CBS Sports ^ | 9-13-13 | Kyle Porter
    Tiger Woods shot what he thought was a 1-under 70 on Friday at the BMW Championship but was alerted that he actually shot a 1-over 72 after a two-stroke penalty that was brought to officials' attention two holes after his first hole of the day. Here's a look at the details: After further review Slugger White (a rules official, and what a name!) said a freelance videographer had videoed Woods behind the first green moving a loose impediment which caused the ball to move. Rules officials reviewed the tape and determined the ball did, in fact, move. "He thought it...
  • New Jersey’s People Of The Woods

    08/20/2013 11:43:06 AM PDT · by Nachum · 13 replies
    MY 9 NJ ^ | 8/20/13 | Meg Baker
    Browns Mills, New Jersey (MY9NJ) - Meg follows up on a viewer tip about “the people of the woods”. This is a community of people in Browns Mills, New Jersey where some have lived deep in the woods for as long as 20 years. Meg had to first gain the people’s trust before they would take her on a tour of their community among the trees. She first heard about this group of people from volunteers at the Christian Caring Center which often helps with food and services for the homeless. One volunteer tells Meg that on average, the cost...
  • Lindsey Vonn Says 'No, Thanks' to Marrying Tiger Woods

    07/18/2013 9:55:17 PM PDT · by MinorityRepublican · 31 replies
    Vogue ^ | July 18, 2013
    Skier Lindsey Vonn has zero interest in marrying boyfriend Tiger Woods… or anyone else, for that matter. In the August issue of Vogue, Vonn said “No, thanks” to getting married again.
  • Must-See: Russian Driver PLOWS into Bear

    06/12/2013 5:26:51 PM PDT · by ak267 · 19 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 6/12/13 | Breitbart News
    Russia's dash-cams prove yet again their infinite entertainment value. This bear--this stupid bear who runs right into traffic--gets slammed full-speed by a car, and there's some head-over-heels action, some spinning upside-down in the mud, and a moment of pure bewilderment as it finally regains control of its body. Physics, what a trip.
  • Is Tiger Woods facing disqualification at Masters?

    04/12/2013 11:09:13 PM PDT · by FlJoePa · 88 replies
    CBS Sports ^ | 4-12-13 | Kyle Porter
    Did Tiger Woods' actions after he drenched his third shot on No. 15 Friday at Augusta result in him signing an incorrect scorecard, which would result in his automatic disqualification from the Masters? There was no definitive answer and a lot of speculation late Friday. So, while a conclusion has yet to be reached, let's walk through the events in question. After his round Woods said about his shot into the water on No. 15: "I went down to the drop area, that wasn't going to be a good spot, because obviously it's into the grain and it was a...
  • Ron Paul Launches Home-School Curriculum.

    04/10/2013 11:08:02 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 17 replies
    National Review ^ | 4/8/13 | Andrew Johnson
    Former Texas congressman and Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul has announced plans for a K–12 curriculum for home-school students that will offer them “an education in liberty like no other.” The first phase set to launch in September, and all subjects will be taught, but the curriculum will put an emphasis on primary-source documents that focus on the “basics of Western Civilization and Western liberty — how it was won, how it is being lost, and how it will be restored” rather than textbooks.
  • Poll: Armstrong, Te’o, Culter among most-disliked American athletes

    02/08/2013 7:16:05 AM PST · by george76 · 16 replies
    Manti Te’o and Lance Armstrong both started the year with headlines they would just as soon like to forget. Now, they are part of a list just as humbling, as Forbes has published a list of the most disliked American athletes. ... Here’s the final tally: 1.Manti Te’o 15% Appeal 2.Lance Armstrong 15% Appeal 3.Tiger Woods 19% Appeal 4.Jay Cutler 21% Appeal 5.Metta World Peace 21% Appeal 6.Alex Rodriguez 22% Appeal 7.Michael Vick 23% Appeal 8.Kurt Busch 27% Appeal 9.Kobe Bryant 27% Appeal ... One of those names is former Denver Bronco Jay Cutler. The quarterback lost a lot of...
  • Tiger Woods: I left California over tax rates too [VIDEO]

    01/22/2013 6:51:42 PM PST · by Nachum · 13 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 1/22/13 | David Martosko
    During a press conference Tuesday, golf legend Tiger Woods said he moved to Florida in 1996 because of California’s high tax rates. The comments came after fellow golfer Phil Mickelson hinted Sunday that he might leave the Golden State — or perhaps even move out of the U.S. completely — because of income tax increases. “I moved out of here back in ’96 for that reason,” Woods told reporters at the Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla, Calif. (RELATED: Pro golfer Phil Mickelson may leave US in response to state, federal income tax hikes) “I enjoy Florida, but also...
  • CIA agents in Benghazi twice asked for permission to help Ambassador Chris Stevens as bullets

    12/02/2012 9:20:54 AM PST · by Texas Fossil · 62 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 26 October 2012 | James Nye
    It has been claimed that CIA agents on the ground during the deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi twice asked for permission to help Ambassador Chris Stevens and twice were told to stand down. Furthermore sources present during the deadly six-hour assault have said that a desperate last request for military assistance once the CIA themselves came under attack was denied, even though elite counter-terrorism units were only two hours away.
  • Benghazi Investigator Slams America and ‘Islamophobes’

    11/02/2012 6:08:08 PM PDT · by bayouranger · 19 replies ^ | 02NOV12 | Matthew Vadum
    America is a seething hotbed of “Islamophobia,” filled with ignorant racist rubes who irrationally fear the benign Muslim religion, according to the Obama administration’s lead investigator into the Benghazi atrocities. So said former Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering in more polished, diplomatic language during an Oct. 23 panel discussion at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. The talk was on “what role the faith community can play in fighting Islamophobia,” a make-believe mental illness that Islamists would love to have listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. Radical Islam’s stateside defenders frequently accuse anti-terrorism hawks of “McCarthyism,” hurling...
  • San Diego Union Tribune Editorial Board: ‘YOU HAVE THE BLOOD OF AN AMERICAN HERO ON YOUR HANDS’

    10/31/2012 11:12:29 PM PDT · by SeattleBruce · 62 replies
    San Diego Union Tribune ^ | 10/30/2012 | Editorial Board
    ...The senior Woods is correct. Inevitably, there will be a bipartisan fact-finding commission into this terrible tragedy and its cover-up. Unless the mainstream media stops abetting the cover-up and the facts come out without a commission wielding subpoena power. Isn’t this a story – a gigantic story? Of course. But we fear that ABC, CBS, NBC, CNN, The New York Times and The Washington Post will only choose to realize how obvious this is after Nov. 6. Then it will come to them – spontaneously, we’re sure.
  • Muslim Brotherhood Behind Benghazi Attack With Link To Obama

    10/27/2012 9:09:55 PM PDT · by george76 · 33 replies
    Western Journalism ^ | October 20, 2012 | Kris Zane
    the Muslim Brotherhood president of Egypt, Mohammed Morsi, was behind the attack. We now know it was not initially an attack, but an attempted kidnapping of Ambassador Stevens to use him as a pawn to get their beloved Blind Sheik back. What is most shocking, however, is that a source within the White House states that it was arranged as an October surprise by Barack Obama. Obama, in order to make the release of the Blind Sheik more palatable to the American people, and to boost his sagging approval ratings, arranged with the Muslim Brotherhood to kidnap Ambassador Stevens. Then,...

    10/27/2012 8:11:37 AM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 37 replies
    Frontpage Magazine ^ | 10-27-12 | Daniel Greeberg
    Charles Woods, the father of Tyrone Woods, said in an interview, “And apparently even the State Department had a live stream and was aware of their calls for help. This was my son, he wasn’t even there. He was at a safe house about a mile away. He got the distress call. He heard them crying for help. That’s why he and Glenn risked their lives to go that extra mile just to take care of the situation. And I’m sure that she wasn’t the only one that received that distress call: “Come save our lives.” When I heard that...
  • Father of slain SEAL Tyrone Woods accuses White House of murder [VIDEO]

    10/26/2012 5:16:23 PM PDT · by Nachum · 22 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 10/26/12 | Jeff Poor
    On Friday’s “America Live” on the Fox News Channel, Chip Woods, the father of slain Navy SEAL Tyrone Woods said the lack of response from the Obama administration on Sept. 11, 2012 showed “cowardice.” And he labeled as “murderers” the administration officials who stalled the decision to act immediately to the terrorist attack that claimed his son’s life, and lied about it afterward. While Woods disapproves of the White House’s response to the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, he told host Megyn Kelly that his decision to speak out had nothing to do with politics. “This is...
  • August: Obama's State Dept Pulled Security Teams Out of Libya

    10/07/2012 9:40:00 AM PDT · by blueyon · 31 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Oct 7,2012 | AWR Hawkins
    A "Site Security Team" member claims he and his team were pulled out of Libya in August despite the fact that U.S. officials in Libya wanted more security.
  • Tiger Woods Ends Victory Drought

    03/25/2012 5:17:44 PM PDT · by Doe Eyes · 38 replies · 4+ views
    Fox Sports ^ | Mar 25, 2012 | AP
    Tiger Woods finally brought the buzz back to the very thing that made him famous - winning. Two weeks after another injury scare, and two days before his former coach's book goes on sale, Woods looked dominant as ever in that red shirt on Sunday to win the Arnold Palmer Invitational. It was his first PGA Tour victory since a sex scandal at the end of 2009 led to one of the greatest downfalls in sports. And with the Masters only two weeks away, Woods looks more capable of ever than resuming his pursuit of Jack Nicklaus in the majors.
  • Sunday, March 11, 2012 Tiger Woods says "No Mas"

    03/11/2012 1:58:26 PM PDT · by traderrob6 · 15 replies
    Opinipundit ^ | 3/11/12 | traderrob
    Tiger Woods after shooting a dismal +3 for 11 holes and tied for 26th place withdrew from the Doral Cadillac Championship. He "says" it's due to a leg injury. Could be just embarrassment over his pi$$ poor performance.
  • Tiger Falls Short [Golf Ping]

    01/30/2012 9:54:30 AM PST · by Zuben Elgenubi · 25 replies ^ | January 30, 2012 | Bob Harig
    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Perhaps it is rare to think of Tiger Woods mingling among a crowd of people wealthier than him, but there he was Sunday afternoon on the 18th green at Abu Dhabi Golf Club, as U.A.E. sheikhs worth billions tried to administer a trophy presentation.
  • Tiger Woods ends two-year victory drought

    12/05/2011 6:21:01 AM PST · by Zuben Elgenubi · 63 replies ^ | December 4, 2011 | CBS staff
    <p>THOUSAND OAKS, California - Two years after his life and career came crashing down, Tiger Woods is a winner again.</p> <p>One shot behind with two holes to play, Woods finally looked like the player who dominated golf for so much of his career. He birdied his last two holes Sunday, making a 6-foot putt on the 18th, to win the Chevron World Challenge by one shot over former Masters champion Zach Johnson.</p>
  • Vanity: Is Ron Paul anti-Semitic?

    10/19/2011 4:48:20 PM PDT · by goodwithagun · 67 replies
    I've heard the accusations, but is it true? I don't support him for POTUS by the way, I'm just curious what others think.
  • Woods misses cut at PGA Championship

    08/12/2011 4:41:33 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 82 replies
    Sports Illustrated ^ | August 12, 2011 | Gary Van Sickle
    JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — Say goodbye to Tiger Woods. You won't see him this weekend, or on the PGA Tour for at least six weeks. Woods was 10 over par after two rounds and missed the cut at Atlanta Athletic Club, the first time he's ever missed a cut in 14 PGA Championship appearances, which means he will not qualify for the Tour's FedEx Cup playoff series. Somewhere, television executives have tears in their eyes. It was the fourth time Woods has missed the cut at a major championship. He previously failed to make the weekend at the 1996 Masters,...
  • Tiger Woods dropped by Tag Heuer

    08/07/2011 11:43:39 AM PDT · by truthandlife · 52 replies
    Luxury watch maker Tag Heuer announced they are ending their relationship with the world's former top golf star. The contract is believed to be worth more than $10m (£6m) and the Swiss firm are the sixth major sponsors to drop Woods following revelations about his personal life two years ago. The Swiss watchmaker suspended use of Woods' image in the US after details of his extramarital affairs came to light following a 2009 crash outside his Orlando, Florida home.
  • Woods gets rid of Steve Williams as a caddie

    07/20/2011 12:44:42 PM PDT · by tatown · 30 replies ^ | 7/20/2011 | Golf
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Tiger Woods has decided to get rid of Steve Williams as his caddie. Woods announced on his website Wednesday that he and Williams, who have been together since March 1999, will no longer be working together. Woods said only that it was time for a change. Woods did not say who would replace Williams, or when he would return. Williams has worked the last two majors for Adam Scott of Australia.
  • With restrooms closed by shutdown, problems pile up at Minnesota state parks

    07/13/2011 6:05:02 AM PDT · by WOBBLY BOB · 56 replies
    pioneer press ^ | 7-13-11 | dave orrick
    While such parks normally are bustling with people - and have facilities to serve them - the relative seclusion appears to have emboldened some to do their business along trails and other areas where no Minnesotan would normally dare to squat. "People are taking it upon themselves to go out in the woods and relieve themselves, and without the presence of employees and others, they're not picking up after themselves," Konrad said. "People are also having a tendency not to pick up after their pets."
  • Woods's doctor Anthony Galea pleads guilty to bringing banned drugs to U.S.

    07/06/2011 2:37:54 PM PDT · by george76 · 2 replies
    AP ^ | July 06, 2011
    A Canadian sports doctor whose high-profile clients have included Tiger Woods and Alex Rodriguez pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to bringing unapproved drugs, including human growth hormone, into the United States to unlawfully treat pro athletes. Dr. Anthony Galea, a healing specialist from Toronto who was sought out by the biggest names in sports, was indicted by a federal grand jury in October on charges that he smuggled human growth hormone and other substances into the United States and lied to border agents to avoid getting caught. He faces similar charges in Canada.
  • Woods withdraws after fast Sawgrass splashdown

    05/12/2011 8:47:44 AM PDT · by rawhide · 41 replies ^ | 5-12-11 | SteveElling
    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla . -- Tiger Woods stood behind the ninth green on Thursday and wondered aloud at what had just transpired. On a day in which good shots were few and far between, not to mention few and far afield, he has just bombed his second shot on the par-5 hole over the green on the fly and into an oak tree behind the green. It was a towering shot that was seemingly in the air forever. He handed the club back to caddie Steve Williams and said, "I just hit it 290 with a 5-wood?" Even the...
  • Must a Catholic Love the State?

    04/17/2011 1:31:17 PM PDT · by WPaCon · 20 replies
    Ludwig von Mises Institute ^ | 2005 | David Gordon
    Thomas Woods here addresses a question that many of his readers will find of vital personal concern, but even those who need not confront this question directly have much to gain from his analysis of it. Woods is a Roman Catholic and also supports free enterprise capitalism. He rejects the need for any government intervention to correct the supposed excesses of the free market. In support of this view, Woods relies principally upon Austrian economics, of which he shows himself in this book a gifted expositor. May a Catholic accept the free market in the unreserved fashion of our author?...
  • The Conscience of Kansas radio program- Thomas Woods, Smoking Bans, LGBT

    02/17/2011 9:56:41 AM PST · by 1pitech
    The Conscience of Kansas radio program ^ | 02-15-11 | Paul A. Ibbetson
    In this episode of The Conscience of Kansas radio program I talk with New York Times bestselling author Thomas Woods about his new book "Rollback: Repealing Big Government before The Next Fiscal Collapse." I also talk with Sheila Martin about smoking bans in Kansas and how they affect small business. I will discuss LGBT and the anti-Christian ordinance change in Manhattan, Kansas. It is a great show and we invite you to listen and comment!
  • Eerie image captured in woods

    12/10/2010 12:41:03 PM PST · by rvoitier · 85 replies · 2+ views
    WVLA ^ | Thursday, 09 Dec 2010, 10:57 PM EST
    Hey Boudreaux, make some rice!
  • Eerie Image Captured in Woods - Deer Stand Camera Snaps Bizarre Animal

    12/09/2010 9:43:16 PM PST · by TornadoAlley3 · 236 replies · 17+ views ^ | 12/09/2010 | wvla
    BERWICK, Louisiana (WVLA) - A deer hunter captures a spooky image wandering through the Louisiana woods at night. A hunter near Baton Rouge says he found this freaky photo on his deer stand camera. The hunting camera was broken but the memory card was still there and so was this bizarre image. It looks like a cross between a human and an animal, with long slender appendages and glowing eyes. The hunter says he just hopes it's a vegetarian, if he runs into it in the woods again.
  • He is Back [Tiger Woods Growl]

    12/05/2010 8:39:21 AM PST · by Zuben Elgenubi · 28 replies
    Yahoo Sports ^ | December 5, 2010 | Martin Rogers
    THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – Lee Westwood has spent the past month as the new No.1 golfer in the world, Jim Furyk was voted the PGA Tour’s Player of the Year, but Graeme McDowell has more claim than anyone to having had the most noteworthy season of all. He won the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, the first European in 40 years to do so, and was a Ryder Cup hero. That trumps three victories and the FedEx Cup crown, no matter how many million comes with ti.
  • Oregon's crazy new basketball floor is quintessentially Oregon ("Into The Woods")

    11/06/2010 7:59:56 PM PDT · by greatdefender · 10 replies via Yahoo! Sports ^ | Nov 06 2010 | Jeff Eisenberg
    In addition to the most uniform combinations and the most luxurious locker rooms of any school in the nation, Oregon will soon be able to lay claim to the country's most original basketball floor. Oregon officials unveiled the floor of newly built Matthew Knight Arena on Friday, and to say the least the design lives up to the school's reputation for cutting-edge panache and flair. The court is framed on all sides by a forest of fir trees, an homage to the school's picturesque Pacific Northwest setting and to Oregon's 1939 national title team nicknamed "The Tall Firs." Kilkenny Floor...
  • Is Black Support of Obama Racist?

    10/06/2010 8:14:53 AM PDT · by Jerome Hudson · 35 replies
    Human Events ^ | 10-06-2010 | Jerome Hudson
    It’s time for a frank discussion about the folly of monolithic voting among black Americans.
  • 'Cigar Guy' Creates Web Frenzy

    10/06/2010 12:35:17 AM PDT · by kik5150 · 96 replies
    Yahoo Buzz ^ | 10/05/10 | Claudine Zap
    A photographer for the Daily Mail got an amazing picture at the Ryder Cup of Tiger Woods flubbing a shot headed directly at the camera. He didn't duck and Tiger's golf ball actually hit the lens — but not before the image was captured midflight. The photo has been seen around the world. But that's not what's captivating the Web. It's the amazingly unique look of the fan standing just to the right of Tiger's shoulder, chomping on a cigar, wearing a turban-like brown hat, and sporting a thick, Groucho Marx–style mustache. The spectator just steals the show. And just...

    06/19/2010 7:10:22 PM PDT · by Patriot1259 · 71 replies · 1,574+ views ^ | 06/19/2010 | Mark Ellis
    Shouts of 'Allahu Akbar' as Christians arrested DEARBORN, MICHIGAN -(ANS)-Three Christians were arrested today at the Arab International Festival as they shared their faith with Muslims. The three were arrested by police as they engaged in intense, but respectful dialog in which they proclaimed their faith in Christ. "I never thought I would see this in America," says Steven Atkins, a resident of Toronto, Canada, who was visiting the festival and observed the incident. The three arrested include Dr. Nabeel Qureshi, David Woods, and Paul Rezkalla. Dr. Quereshi is co-director of Acts 17 Apologetics Ministries. He holds an MD from...
  • Golfer Tiger Woods' withdrawal blamed on 'bulging d***'

    05/10/2010 10:17:46 AM PDT · by Nachum · 58 replies · 3,231+ views
    the australian ^ | 5/10/10 | staff
    AN anchor on America's Golf Channel made an embarrassing slip when referring to Tiger Woods' withdrawal from The Players Championship in Florida yesterday. Woods, who was playing in his third tournament since returning from his self-imposed sex scandal exile that lasted nearly five months, blamed a bulging disk in his upper back for his decision to pull out of the $9.5 million tournament. But while reporting on the withdrawal of Woods, the female anchor instead blamed a "bulging d**k."
  • Woods withdraws, may have bulging disk in back

    05/09/2010 11:29:15 AM PDT · by ICAB9USA · 84 replies · 1,826+ views ^ | 5/9/10 | Mark Long
    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – Dressed in his Sunday red shirt, Tiger Woods bowed his head and sat in silence in front of his locker. He was supposed to be on the ninth hole at The Players Championship. In another stunning twist for someone whose life used to be so predictable, Woods withdrew suddenly with neck pain that he fears might be a bulging desk.
  • Tiger withdraws from Players Championship

    05/09/2010 9:35:05 AM PDT · by NCjim · 36 replies · 1,575+ views
    WRAL ^ | May 9, 2010
    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Tiger Woods has withdrawn from the Players Championship with an apparent injury on the seventh hole of the final round. After hitting his tee shot on No. 7 far right Sunday, Woods called over an official. He hit his second shot and grimaced in apparent pain again. Woods then walked to the middle of the fairway to shake hands with playing partner Jason Bohn before leaving on a golf cart. Early reports say it is a neck injury and he will not play any further.
  • Complete collapse: Woods (79) misses cut

    05/01/2010 4:59:02 AM PDT · by JoeProBono · 34 replies · 1,285+ views
    boston ^ | May 1 2010
    Finally, all the talk about Tiger Woods was mostly about his golf. In a shocking meltdown yesterday at the Quail Hollow Championship in Charlotte, N.C., Woods missed the cut for only the sixth time in his career with a performance that was incomparable for all the wrong reasons.
  • Obamas take 'middle class' holiday in North Carolina

    04/24/2010 1:34:43 PM PDT · by LucyJo · 71 replies · 1,933+ views ^ | 12:23AM BST 24 Apr 2010 | By Tom Leonard in New York
    The Obamas spent their holidays last year in Hawaii and Martha's Vineyard, the Massachusetts island beloved of millionaire businessmen and celebrities. However, following the US president's fresh attack on Wall Street greed this week, it was apparently deemed wiser for Mr Obama not to be pictured relaxing alongside the same bankers he has been lambasting. The couple left Washington without their children for a long weekend in Asheville, nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains in the west of the south-eastern state. Although the area is a far cry from Martha's Vineyard, the Obamas are not exactly venturing into the back...
  • Furious Elin Nordgren 'set to divorce Tiger Woods soon' after 'cheesy' Nike advert..

    04/14/2010 1:07:55 PM PDT · by C19fan · 111 replies · 3,128+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | April 14, 2010 | Paul Thompson
    Tiger Woods may have lost the battle to save his marriage and may soon be divorced by his wife, according to multiple reports in the U.S. Friends are understood to be saying the creepy TV advert made by Woods featuring the voice of his late father was the 'final straw' for former model Elin Nordegren. The 30-year-old apparently refused to watch Woods make his comeback at the US Masters tournament and flew out of Florida alone after he returned home having failed to win the tournament.
  • Tiger's the Bad Guy Now

    04/12/2010 11:00:54 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 59 replies · 2,130+ views
    SFGate Bolg ^ | April 12, 2010 | Bruce Jenkins (email)
    <p>To quote a friend, after Sunday's conclusion of the Masters: "There was always a bit of the punk in Tiger Woods, but I always loved watching him play, and I always wanted him to win. The whole show was just too compelling. It wasn't that way over the weekend. I wanted Tiger to lose -- and it's not just the sex thing. The guy's just too weird."</p>