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What to Wear to a Public Apology: Blue

(Newser) - Looking back on a few decades of public apologies, blue appears to be the "it" color for people who say they are sorry in front of the world. Why blue? Color experts say we "believe" blue more than any other color. Bill Clinton went with blue in the... More »

Federer Hopes Tiger Gets Back to Golf Soon

'It's what he's best at,' pal and tennis No. 1 says

(Newser) - Roger Federer hopes his "good friend" Tiger Woods returns to the golf course soon. "It's been hard to watch from far away but I would love to see him back on the golf course. It is what he does best," the world's top tennis player tells Gulf ... More »

Dalai Lama: Faith Can Help You Find Self-Discipline, Tiger Woods...

... Whoever you are

(Newser) - A day after Tiger Woods said he had strayed from his Buddhist faith, the Dalai Lama had some advice for the golfer: self-discipline is among Buddhism's highest values. Tibet's exiled spiritual leader said that he had not heard of Woods, but when the circumstances were explained to him he said... More »

Tiger Woods Couldn't Set Aside Arrogance

He's choked up one second, lecturing the media the next

(Newser) - Great athletes must possess "extraordinary arrogance," writes sports author John Feinstein. They must know they can make that clutch shot. Tiger Woods is a perfect example, and that's precisely why yesterday's scripted news conference fell flat. "At a moment when the arrogance that makes him a great... More »

Tigers Woods Draws Cheers, Jeers

Some see heartfelt emotion, others too much acting

(Newser) - Tiger Woods is getting a mixed reaction after today's mea culpa :
  • Brian Donovan, True/Slant : "The 'Elin never hit me' moment was somewhat unexpected, and the painstaking overly rehearsed head nod followed by 'Elin deserves praise, not blame' was an awkward majesty. But overall, this was obviously a heavily scripted
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Tiger Woods: I'm 'Deeply Sorry'

Star doesn't know when he'll return to golf

(Newser) - Tiger Woods finally went in front of the cameras to deliver a public apology today, in his first public appearance since his sex scandal broke in November. “I am deeply sorry for my irresponsible and selfish behavior,” Woods told an audience of about 40 people at the TPC... More »

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