He sends me an email telling me that for our initial meeting at the campsite which he uses military time should a sack dinner to eat with the group. So, at 1700, I leave the house and pick up a braised short rib sandwich on my way. About forty minutes into the drive, and two hours before I normally eat dinner, I panic about being trapped in the wilderness without food and eat a few bites of one of the three PowerBars I bought, pacing myself through my reserves.
We’ve got lots of great spokespeople.”Also on Tuesday, an Orlando television station reported Woods offered another apology, this time to parents of children at the preschool that his 2 year old daughter attends.WFTV reported on its Web site that it has obtained a letter that Woods and his wife, Elin, wrote to parents of children attending Premier Academy to apologize for increased media scrutiny around the school.”We hope that the paparazzi will find something better to do with their time in the near future,” the letter said.Comeplete Tiger Woods CoverageThen his 13 1/2 minute apology was chopped up and reconfigured online, spreading in music and video through social networks and on the radio.One offering is called “Ke$ha vs. Tiger I’m So Sorry (Blah, Blah, Blah).” Another features Robin Thicke’s song “Sex Therapy” with Woods talking over still shots, including one of the media watching him spill it live on TV after a three month silence.Type “Tiger Woods remix” into a Twitter search and a steady stream of postings pop up with people talking about the mashups.On Wednesday it came to light that People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) planned to use Woods’ likeness in a billboard advertising spaying and neutering cats.A mock up of the billboard appeared on the Orlando Sentinal’s Web site, though it was reported Friday that PETA had backed off and decided not to run the ad.The one bright spot for Woods this week may be news from Nike that they’re sticking with him. A Nike executive said Thursday that the company is happy for Tiger Woods to stay away from golf for as long as he needs to sort out his private life.Nike, Inc., based in Beaverton, Oregon is a long term sponsor of Woods and is standing by the top ranked golfer despite the damage done to his image by the high profile infidelities he publicly apologized for last week..
We know that because journalists are also there. They have made Ukraine their workplace as they tell us what’s going on and why. So why would journalists volunteer to go where others avoid? Well that’s what these kids wanted to know at an ABC splash live event.