The Beginning of the End for Tiger Woods

505 WordsJan 30, 20182 Pages
I can’t understand how much more famous people need in their lives. In todays society, we glamourize the ethical scandals that are associated with famous people whether it’s through social media or magazines. This fuels the fire that runs the world because it is in our basic nature to break the rules sometimes and not have to worry about facing the consequences. This is true for Tiger Woods, but he must not have been thinking of the consequences before he took action. Tiger Woods was living the high life. He was at his all time best in golf from 1999 until about 2008. The massive amounts of money were pouring in from sponsors such as Nike. He even got a personal invitation from President Obama to visit the White house. Shortly after, Forbes named him the first athlete to earn $1 Billion dollars! He was the talk of the golf community for many years. He married a beautiful model that he met in 2001 at the British Open, and they have two kids together. You would think he was satisfied with his life right? This wasn’t the case though. On Nov. 26, 2009, Woods and his wife, Nordegren, then 29, were hosting his mother for Thanksgiving at their $2.4 million mansion in Windermere, Fla., near Orlando. The day before the newspaper The Enquirer posted an article on the front page that would change his life forever. The banner headline read “Tiger Woods Cheating Scandal.” Inside was a spread detailing Woods’ months-long affair with a New York City nightclub hostess named Rachel

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