Tom Coburn Wants To Revoke Sports Leagues' Tax-Exempt Charity Status

Last week Republican Senator Tom Coburn of Oklahoma introduced an amendment to a bill called the Marketplace Fairness Act (the so-called "Internet tax") that would revoke the tax-exempt status of sports leagues. This is the news, and Think Progress has covered it nicely here. Also news, to most people: Sports leagues are … » 4/27/13 9:44pm 4/27/13 9:44pm

Tiger Woods Avoids Disqualification From The Masters For Cheating, Is…

Tiger Woods will begin Round 3 of the Masters five strokes behind the leader after tournament officials elected to punish him with a two stroke penalty for taking an illegal drop at 15 Friday after this disastrous turn of bad luck. » 4/13/13 9:49am 4/13/13 9:49am

The Golf Boys Have Returned To Rap Horribly At You

It was almost two years ago that the Golf Boys—a group consisting of PGA pros Bubba Watson, Hunter Mahan, Ben Crane, and Rickie Fowler—released "Oh Oh Oh" onto the world. Their follow up, cleverly titled "2.Oh," sees the Golf Boys taking a huge leap forward in production value while bringing the white-golfers-rapping game … » 3/04/13 12:35pm 3/04/13 12:35pm

Nine Guys Putt Into A Single Hole And It's Sort Of Impressive In A…

Things we did not know: Campbell University, in North Carolina, has a PGA-accredited golf management program. It "allows students to acquire the specialized knowledge and skills necessary for success in the golf industry." One of those skills is trick shots. Each month, the program has a competition among classes, and… » 2/19/13 5:40pm 2/19/13 5:40pm

Tiger Woods Wants $3 Million Just To Show Up For A Tournament

Tiger Woods, fully healthy, isn't waiting to kick off his 2013 schedule. Next week he's playing a European Tour event in Abu Dhabi, and the week after he'll be at Torrey Pines for his first PGA Tour stop. But if things had worked out a little differently—if Tiger's price wasn't too high even for a petrostate—he might… » 1/11/13 1:30pm 1/11/13 1:30pm