Tiger Woods scandal

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How Tiger Told His Kids About What Happened

'Daddy made some mistakes': Woods' take on divorce from Elin Nordegren

(Newser) - Unlike the person who flew a giant "CHEATER" banner over Tiger Woods' head as he played in the US Open in June, the pro golfer and his ex-wife have made their peace with the infidelity that helped break up their marriage in 2009 (the two divorced in 2010). In... More »

In Time for Masters: Tiger Woods' Porn Film Sequel

Adult film director has been waiting for Woods comeback

(Newser) - Fore! Just in time for the Masters comes a porn film starring some of Tiger Woods' many suspected ex-lovers. Adult-film director B. Skow has been sitting on his latest creation, waiting for Woods' "comeback." He's already released a film starring one alleged mistress, porn star Joslyn James,... More »

Tiger Woods: I Must 'Feel Something' for Women

Hank Haney's book depicts golfer as a cheap, rude, porn-loving egomaniac

(Newser) - So just what did Tiger Woods learn from sex therapy? “There are some girls who are going to be after me even more now, especially the wild ones,” Woods apparently told his old swing coach, Hank Haney. "But what I learned is that for the rest of... More »

Why Tiger's Career Is Officially Kaput

Stick a fork in him ... he's done

(Newser) - Tiger Woods didn’t win a major this year, and he'll "never win another major championship again," posits Drew Magary in New York . Five reasons why Tiger Woods is finished:
  1. There is no point: The point was to smash Jack Nicklaus’ record to "wild cheers," "
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Tiger's Den: 4 Pools, Golf Course...

Woods plans posh additions to Florida property

(Newser) - One way to find peace after your cheating scandal and golf struggles: Build an oxygen-therapy room. Tiger Woods is including one in the renovations to his 9,000-square-foot Florida mansion, although no official word yet on whether he’s actually moving in. In addition to the oxygen-therapy room, which helps... More »

Woods Shoots 68, 2 Shots Behind Leader Couples

Two eagles give 4-time champion his best start ever

(Newser) - Tiger Woods shot a 4-under-par 68 in today's opening round of the Masters, his best score ever on the tournament's first day. Woods, a four-time champion in the first major of the year, made eagles at the eighth and 15th holes—the first time he's had multiple eagles in a... More »

'Tiger's BFF Was His Sex Czar'

Vanity Fair: Pal Bryon Bell Set Up Trysts

(Newser) - Turns out Tiger had some help managing his mistresses, especially from his BFF "sex czar." Interviews with four former flames suggest the golfer's pal Bryon Bell helped arrange his trysts. “I would always go through Bryon,” says cocktail waitress and former Tiger flame Jamie Jungers. Bell... More »

Practice Round With Tiger Awkward: Fellow Pro

Ben Curtis said Woods seemed nervous, played OK

(Newser) - A recent practice round with Tiger Woods proved awkward, a fellow pro golfer says—with Woods seeming nervous to be playing with a PGA Tour colleague for the first time after months of rumor and scandal. “He was a bit rusty,” 2003 British Open champ Ben Curtis said... More »

Bullock on Cheating Tiger: 'I'd Get the Baseball Bat'

If she were Elin Woods, she said in January, 'I would have kept hitting'

(Newser) - If Sandra Bullock had a cheating husband, she said in January, she’d grab a baseball bat. In the wake of the scandal surrounding Tiger Woods, whose wife Elin Nordegren reportedly went after him with a golf club, Bullock said, “If I were Elin, man, I would have hit... More »

Woods, Spin Doc Fleischer Part Ways

Former Bush flak won't spill on reasons

(Newser) - Tiger Woods is getting ready to get back on the golf course, but he won’t have Ari Fleischer to help spin off-the-course happenings any more. The former Bush press secretary confirmed last night’s Golf Channel report that he and Woods have parted company, but wouldn’t elaborate in... More »

Tiger Woods Back Home With Elin

They've been under the same roof for a week now

(Newser) - All the pieces of Tiger's comeback are falling into place. Woods has been back home with Elin Nordegren and their two kids in Florida for eight nights now with nary a police call, reports TMZ . Insiders tell the gossip site that Nordegren has been seen around town in a noticeably... More »

New Details Emerge on Woods Accident

Elin Woods gave cops 2 bottles of pain pills Tiger had taken earlier

(Newser) - The Florida Highway Patrol today released more details from Tiger Woods’ Nov. 27 accident, pried from them by a public-records request by the Orlando Sentinel . The new-to-us highlights:
  • Elin Woods turned over two bottles of pain pills to officers, saying Tiger had taken some earlier.
  • Elin tried to ride in
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C'mon, ESPN: Tiger, Tebow Aren't Muhammad Ali

Network needs moratorium on dumb comparisons

(Newser) - “Can ESPN please declare a company-wide moratorium on comparing current athletes to Muhammad Ali?” Dave Zirin begs after suffering through the “idiocy” of Worldwide Leader columnists equating Tim Tebow (for appearing in a pro-life ad) and Tiger Woods (for his courageous comeback from … sex addiction) to the... More »

Actually, Obama Didn't Call Tiger

Golf Digest claims mixup between writer, source

(Newser) - Turns out President Obama did not call Tiger Woods to offer the golfer moral support amid the media firestorm that followed news of his infidelity. Golf Digest today retracted that claim in a statement, saying, “Our mistake was due to a misunderstanding between the writer and a trusted source.... More »

Enquirer: Tiger Hooked on Drugs, Too

Woods returned to rehab for substance abuse, not sex addiction: tab

(Newser) - Tiger Woods isn't just a great golfer and a sex addict—he's a drug addict, too, according to the National Enquirer . Woods "blamed a lot of his cheating behavior on his drug addiction, saying that the drugs were responsible for impairing his judgment," but wife Elin Nordegren isn't... More »

PETA Plans Billboard With Tiger Woods

It wants to push the message of spaying and neutering pets

(Newser) - PETA's got a new billboard ready to roll featuring Tiger Woods and the ever-so-subtle slogan, "Too much sex can be a bad thing." The message is that people should get their dogs and cats neutered, and the animal rights group is looking for a sponsor to put it... More »

Don't Bring 'Circus' to Course, Player Warns Tiger

Woods should air laundry in another forum first: Geoff Ogilvy

(Newser) - Tiger Woods had better not come back to the golf course without making some kind of public appearance elsewhere first, warns a fellow pro who doesn’t want the media crunch. “I think he should come out [of hiding] away from a golf course, one, out of respect for... More »

Tiger Promises Haiti Donation

Embattled golfer's foundation won't confirm $3M, but plans relief

(Newser) - It might not be the $3 million Russell Simmons said it would be, but Tiger Woods indeed plans a donation for post-quake relief in Haiti. A rep for the embattled golfer’s foundation wouldn’t confirm the figure Simmons let slip yesterday on Twitter , but tells E! , “Our plan... More »

Tiger's Not a Billionaire, But He Still Can Be

Woods just has to figure out how to 'monetize his remaining dignity'

(Newser) - Tiger Woods is not and has never been a billionaire, writes Devon Pendleton. Yes, he's crossed the billion-dollar mark in career earnings, but that doesn't take into account all his expenses, sundry or otherwise. Pendleton, who tracks such things for Forbes, figures he was worth about $500 million just before... More »

Woods Will Be Back Before Masters, Ex-Coach Thinks

'I don't know who this guy is,' Butch Harmon says of cheating Tiger

(Newser) - Tiger Woods will be back on the golf course by March, his former coach says, adding that he’s been “shocked” by the infidelity storm surrounding the world’s top player. “If you want to put a timetable on it,” Butch Harmon tells the Guardian . “I’... More »

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