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Golf / Woods Problems / Bombshell Announcement/ A Discussion (Part II) #955048

CNN Evening News for Friday, Dec 11, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The announcement from Tiger Woods that he is taking an indefinite break from golf due to the problems related to his infidelity noted.

(Studio: Randi Kaye) The background to Tiger's troubles starting with the accident two weeks ago reviewed; 911 phone call from Florida played; details given about his apology, the stories about his infidelities with waitress Jaimee Grubbs {Tiger's phone message played}, more women alleging relationships with the golfer, statements from Nike & Gatorade quoted; "Saturday Night Live" parody on Woods played..

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion continued with "USA Today" columnist Christine Brennan, "Philadelphia Inquirier" columnist Stephen A. Smith, consultant Howard Bragman & CNN's Roland Martin about Woods & golf. [BRENNAN - says Woods actively marketed himself as a family man since the children.] [SMITH, MARTIN - exchange views about Woods & his personal life.] [BRAGMAN - says pro athletes have time & opportunity on the road, but we live in a transparent world.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi

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