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Obama golfs with Tiger Woods
USA Today, by David Jackson

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Posted By:earlybird, 2/17/2013 4:28:58 PM

President Obama´s golf weekend included the world´s most famous player. On Sunday, Tiger Woods joined Obama´s foursome in South Florida, along with outgoing U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk and Houston businessman Jim Crane. (Snip)Obama´s playing partners on Saturday included Eric Whitaker, a longtime friend from Chicago, as well as Kirk. The group also featured a trio from Houston, according to the pool report:

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Crane owns the Houston Astros and the Floridian resort.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Tucker, 2/17/2013 4:45:51 PM     (No. 9181925)

And because the President is so pro-women he is golfing with that great supporter of women, Tiger Woods. I think we all know how respectful he is. Birds of a feather........

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/17/2013 4:45:54 PM     (No. 9181926)

I´m pretty sure Whitaker is the Obama hospital crony who gave MO the no show job for 300K a year or whatever,after Obama as state senator got the hospital a grant.If you want a top 5 Obama crony,Whitaker is on the list.I doubt if Obama puts his pants on without checking with him first.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Ida Lil, 2/17/2013 5:06:28 PM     (No. 9181943)

If Tiger woods is golfing with barry is he the top professional whiling away the hours at
$1000 per? what a way to buy a friend for a day or two.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: SoCalGal, 2/17/2013 5:09:15 PM     (No. 9181947)

Part of Tiger´s redemption strategy. Picked the wrong messiah.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Lala, 2/17/2013 5:28:51 PM     (No. 9181975)

I thought we weren´t allowed to say that Obama plays golf because that will make people think of Tiger Woods which will make people think of infidelity which will make people think that all Blacks cheat on their wives and so it´s racist to say golf and Obama in the same sentence. Or did I not get the latest memo about what is and is not a racism dog whistle?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: L.A. Guy, 2/17/2013 6:06:19 PM     (No. 9182023)

The vast majority of professional golfers are Republican.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: CDR, 2/17/2013 6:14:07 PM     (No. 9182032)

mutt and a slut

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Reply 8 - Posted by: JimS, 2/17/2013 6:59:20 PM     (No. 9182084)

How much sez Obama claims to beat Tiger?

Little punk.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Safari Man, 2/18/2013 3:15:56 AM     (No. 9182368)

Scratch the Astros off my list of things to see/do. I already despise Obama and Tiger. They were made for each other.


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