Listen: Tiger Woods, Tiger Woods USA And US discussed on The Al Malmberg Show
"Minute. I was sitting there on Sunday watching Tiger Woods like around the eighth or ninth hole in you know, in it and to win it. I was swept up in a fast. I think like people all over the world. Once they've found out Tiger Woods shot on the back nine at the masters to win. I think it changed my whole day. I mean, anybody who wins the masters because it's one of the masters. The US open are always front page of everybody sports section. But when tiger was something like this around the world. I mean, I was going through airports today. Getting back to take an etiquette. From from Augusta everywhere you went ever. The front page of every newspaper. Forget the sports section the front page of every newspaper was Tiger Woods USA today. The New York Times washing all of them front page. Big picture there's tiger. And that's the difference between you know, all due respect Ricky Fowler or a Dustin Johnson. Tony female, whatever Molin island is is because it's the masters, and we love it. Tiger Woods does it. And now, it's it's everywhere. Now, it's you know, the Empire State building of being lit up green with a number five in it. You know to commemorate tiger was five masters. It's it takes to a whole 'nother level. Yeah. I mean, it's just insanity. This guy is he really is larger than life. And I've never I gotta be honest with you. I have never once in his entire brilliant career seen him that happy. It's you know, I I would love to tell you that if the cliche, and I hate driving cliches, but with with age comes appreciation of wisdom. You know, I think the appreciates this championship this title, probably more than any other. I mean, you can make an argument the ninety seven win at the masters. You know, the first African American to win a major championship was socially more meaningful. It broke down a lot of areas that really meant something was the arrival of Tiger Woods, and he probably played better golf in the early two thousands. But"