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sbooder's Avatar Comment 1 by sbooder

Fox for pure entertainment value

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 15:26:00 UTC | #428318

JackR's Avatar Comment 2 by JackR

Gotta love those Christians. For so many of them it's like the "getting forgiven" bit is more important than the "not sinning" bit, isn't it?

Christianity: the religion for moral weaklings.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 15:28:00 UTC | #428320

RedBarchetta's Avatar Comment 3 by RedBarchetta

Either that or he could just learn to keep his cock in his pants and hope his wife and family are the forgiving type, as after all they are the only ones who count here.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 15:29:00 UTC | #428321

Christopher Davis's Avatar Comment 4 by Christopher Davis

I hate to say it, but Brit's right. Of course Tiger should switch to Christianity...the Mormon variety to be specific. Then he can just marry all his mistresses. If he does that he won't need forgiveness.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 15:30:00 UTC | #428322

Christopher Davis's Avatar Comment 5 by Christopher Davis

Regarding post #2 by Jack Rawlinson...

Excellent observation.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 15:43:00 UTC | #428329

Nunbeliever's Avatar Comment 6 by Nunbeliever

"Turn to the christian faith, and you can make a total recovery, and you can be a great example to the world."

Does he mean a role model in the same way as Scott Lively, who preaches homophobic hatred in Uganda in the name of Jesus Christ? Or perhaps the pedophile catholics who rape children in the name of their loving god? Maybe he is referring to the pro-choice supporters who are harrasing single mothers and doctors that thinks abortion should be an option for people in despair. There you go Tiger Woods. Be a good example for the world ;-)

I never get used to all these religious fanatics you americans allow to pollute national television, PRIME TIME! It's so ABSURD to me...

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 15:48:00 UTC | #428330

root2squared's Avatar Comment 7 by root2squared

Since he committed adultery, he should also be stoned to death, no?

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 15:56:00 UTC | #428333

Prankster's Avatar Comment 8 by Prankster

Oh for fuck's sake....
That's right Tiger, convert to or become Christian and get forgiven-like all those charlatan tv evangelists and preachers whose indiscretions get found out, go on tv and blub for forgiveness. "Aw Lahd ah have sinned"-too fuckin' right you have mate, and now it's coming back to bite you on the arse.

Thing is you deserve it and to join that unique club of self righteous idiots who think a quick prayer to him upstairs (if he's up there at all) will cure everything you done in the last few weeks? Is that best a man can get Tiger? (to paraphrase your shaving ads)

What a dickhead. And the people dishing out such choice nuggets of wisdom are dickheads too. Convert and hope for forgiveness-shheesh! The man is spineless and not a good role model for anything.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:07:00 UTC | #428334

kscally's Avatar Comment 9 by kscally

That is such a bad idea. At least until now Tiger Woods has been chasing grown up women.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:09:00 UTC | #428336

APPlet's Avatar Comment 10 by APPlet

I like this one comment from a viewer on the site:

This is such a bad idea. At least until now Tiger Woods has been chasing grown up women.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:10:00 UTC | #428337

gobes's Avatar Comment 11 by gobes

Haha... Every clip from FOX I see posted on this site is hilarious! It's like a public access channel for the mentally ill!

I'm just surprised O'Reilly wasn't in the background chirping in agreement.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:12:00 UTC | #428339

DocWebster's Avatar Comment 12 by DocWebster

Let me get this straight, If Tiger becomes a christian he can be forgiven and we all can enjoy watching him play golf again instead of harboring ill will towards him for what he did to us? I think Brit Hume feels personally hurt by this, that's the only way I can see that he should have the gall to interject any of his personal feelings into this.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:14:00 UTC | #428341

sara g's Avatar Comment 13 by sara g

Nunbeliever, I think he was merely referring to the marvelous example of philandering Catholic husbands who make their bad behavior disappear every Friday at confession.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:17:00 UTC | #428342

Stafford Gordon's Avatar Comment 14 by Stafford Gordon

How funny!

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:18:00 UTC | #428343

Raiko's Avatar Comment 15 by Raiko

Well, he does have a point - some Christians can "pray away"(tm) their pedophilia, why not their promiscuity*?

*[some totally gay thing, just ask Uganda]

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:28:00 UTC | #428345

a non e-moose's Avatar Comment 16 by a non e-moose

Shut up about Tiger Woods. I don't care if fox news is saying stupid things, just let it die already.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:31:00 UTC | #428347

glid's Avatar Comment 17 by glid

I think it's absurd that people even meddle in the guys personal life. Same with Clinton, his personal life didn't have anything to do with his presidency, UNTIL everyone had to disturb him from doing important tasks with a totally unimportant media-circus. And that was a president, this guy is a golfer... Just let the poor guy be alone.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:32:00 UTC | #428348

InYourFaceNewYorker's Avatar Comment 18 by InYourFaceNewYorker

Why does Fox News always have to proselytize? Ironic that this was the network that took a chance on "The Simpsons" 20 years ago.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:41:00 UTC | #428350

Mr Blue Sky's Avatar Comment 19 by Mr Blue Sky

It would be funny if it were not so sad!

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:43:00 UTC | #428352

AndyBdiver's Avatar Comment 20 by AndyBdiver

I guess it hasn't escaped their attention how wealthy he is and how much he could pay to get his sins forgiven.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:44:00 UTC | #428353

ANTIcarrot's Avatar Comment 21 by ANTIcarrot

The sad part is, if Tiger did make a big song and dance about converting to christianity - America probably would forgive him.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 17:03:00 UTC | #428356

Rawhard Dickins's Avatar Comment 22 by Rawhard Dickins

Where do you start with Hume? You couldn't have an intelligent arguement.

He's just wrong on so many counts. What about the other sky daddies?

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 17:25:00 UTC | #428360

BlueCollar8theist's Avatar Comment 23 by BlueCollar8theist

How the vultures in the media can sleep at night is beyond me. My conscience would hurt me badly for aiding to drag a mans reputation through the mud for the simple fact that I get paid to air his dirty laundry to the world. It is only because of Woods' celebrity status that this otherwise PRIVATE family matter is such a 'scandal.'

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 17:55:00 UTC | #428365

Mitch Kahle's Avatar Comment 24 by Mitch Kahle

In America, Christians have the highest rate for divorce, the highest rate for incarceration, the highest rates of unplanned pregnancy, etc., so it seems logical they would also have the highest rates of infidelity.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 18:09:00 UTC | #428370

Dr. Strangegod's Avatar Comment 25 by Dr. Strangegod

Ranked excellent, non e-moose. I thought it was done already.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 18:10:00 UTC | #428373

keddaw's Avatar Comment 26 by keddaw

Shame he's not a Mulsim.

Encouraging someone to become an Apostate is apparently worthy of a death sentence. How would that sit with ya, Bret Hume?

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 18:11:00 UTC | #428374

aquilacane's Avatar Comment 27 by aquilacane

Tiger got what he wanted. His wife should never speak to him again. And as for being forgiven, it's not up to the church (imaginary sky daddy)to do that, only the person/people you have wronged can forgive. He wronged his family and fans who don't have a life. Some people need religion to make them feel better about how terrible a person they know they are, because no one else is dumb enough to.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 18:20:00 UTC | #428376

MarcCountry's Avatar Comment 28 by MarcCountry

Why is everyone so surprised at human sexual infidelity? A multimillionaire named TIGER has sex with many beautiful women, and we're, what, shocked? Upset?

Or, is it jealous?

I'm sure Bertrand Russell would have something interesting to add to the discussion.

p.s. The Simpsons are on Fox, not Fox News. They are different.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 18:27:00 UTC | #428378

alexhouse's Avatar Comment 29 by alexhouse

Tiger - you don't need to convert to Christianity. Two words. Silvio Berlusconi. He's back from the dead politically - and he still gets to party.

Hire a nutter!

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 19:01:00 UTC | #428383

Rawhard Dickins's Avatar Comment 30 by Rawhard Dickins

The human species has flourished because we usually have several sexual partners (no, not usually at the same time). We should thank the fact that we have had ancestors with such tedancies otherwise we probably wouldn't be here.

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 19:02:00 UTC | #428384