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Ain't It Grand!
Rick Reilly
April 16, 2001
A Graybeard and a woman in a large red visor were under the old oak tree at Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday afternoon, hoping to say hello to their hero, Tiger Woods, before the biggest round of his life. Suddenly, the clubhouse door burst open like a bad Western, and two security guards came barreling out, hollering, "Make a hole!"
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April 16, 2001

Ain't It Grand!

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A star is born: the Tiger Slam.

About five minutes after the Tiger Slam was a reality, google-eyed fans were coming up to his parents and congratulating them on the marvel they'd begot 25 years and three months before. The two of them had tears in their eyes and, though they have long since split, looked warmly at each other. Earl said, "I guess that was one lucky night, huh?"

For all of us.

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