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AP and woody austin

Discussion in 'Journalism topics only' started by 2underpar, Sep 28, 2007.

  1. 2underpar

    2underpar Active Member

    no ap art of woody face down in the pond at the prez cup?
  2. TwoGloves

    TwoGloves Well-Known Member

    We were just saying the same thing. SI/CNN.com has a good sequence of shots though.
  3. HejiraHenry

    HejiraHenry Well-Known Member

    AP photo editor on duty said he was watching the golf when it happened and said "Damn, I hope we got that."

    They didn't.

    I made a point of teasing to PGATour.com, per 2under's recommendation.
  4. Pencil Dick

    Pencil Dick Member

    What are you trying to do, 2under, impress some potential employer or something? ;)

    It's football season down there. Forget the Presidents Cup.
  5. HejiraHenry

    HejiraHenry Well-Known Member

    2under is, as his name suggests, all about the golf.
  6. 2underpar

    2underpar Active Member

    it only was the best golf moment since woody was banging his putter on his head in 1997. besides, how can you write the headline "U.S. takes a bath on day 2" without Austin in the drink?
  7. SF_Express

    SF_Express Active Member

    Thank god for Getty on this one. They had a bunch of 'em.
  8. Jones

    Jones Active Member

    I'm here in Montreal, so I'm not sure if it was on TV or not, but a little heads up in case it wasn't: Woody just walked up onto the 14th green wearing a SCUBA mask, crowd chanting his name. I like this guy a lot.
  9. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    He's definitely not about poker winnings... but 2under is accurate when describing his totals at the end of the night
  10. 2underpar

    2underpar Active Member

    spoken like somebody who has gone home broke and sober after a night of poker with 2under. but hey, keep watching WSOP. you might learn something.
  11. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    Speaking of gambling...played at the same craps table with Woody a while back. He was wearing a US Open hat, windbreaker and shorts (always weird to see the pros in shorts) and it appeared no one knew who he was. When it was his turn to roll he threw a winner, I said "nice shooting, Woodrow!" and got a slight nod from him. Gotta like the guy...can't think of many players on tour today who would be shooting craps at night in the middle of a tournament. (Yeah, there's Daly, but he wouldn't be at craps, he'd be at the $100 slots in back.)
  12. Corky Ramirez up on 94th St.

    Corky Ramirez up on 94th St. Well-Known Member

    That was 10 years ago? Jesus Christ, I remember watching that live and listening to the announcers crack up. I was thinking about this the other day and figured it was like 3-4.
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