Anti-Fan: The girl's all right; the toddler is too

Sep 9, 2011 Full story: Santa Fe New Mexican

I think Michelle Wie had too much too soon. Too much ability; too much publicity; certainly too much parental involvement in her golf career.

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#1 Sep 9, 2011
At this rate, she is going to have plenty of time to study on Sunday. After her first round 78 at the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship, Sunday may be her day off from golf. Hopefully, though, she will have a really good round tomorrow and make the cut...

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#2 Sep 9, 2011
It isn't her fault. She changed her hair color tues. and the asian gods are getting even.
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#3 Sep 10, 2011
Today's interview after the second round:

NBWIE Announcer:“Hi Michelle. Thanks for allowing us to interview you. Well, I must say, you have had better tournaments.”
MW:“Well, like, yeah. I mean, Hello, what do you expect? It is a very tough course. Only a handful of players are under par.”
NBWIE:“There are 48 players under par right now!”
MW:“That’s what I mean, besides, whose idea was that to put that little woman in my foursome?”
NBWIE:“You mean threesome.”
MW:“You mean there were only two in my group?”
NBWIE:“There were three players, counting you, in your group…”
MW:“Whateva. Anyway, yeah that little girl. Heck, she is older than me.”
NBWIE:“You mean Stacy Lewis?”
MW:“Well, you know, Hello. I mean, she was not under the pressure that I had. She does not hit 300-yard drives. It is a lot easier for her to keep the ball in play...”
NBWIE:“Isn’t that the idea, to keep the ball on the fairways?”
MW:“Not necessarily. A long drive is much more impressive and people talk about it. Anyway, she only beat me by a couple of strokes for the two rounds. We were very close.”
NBWIE:“You were at +8 and she was at -7…”
MW:“Okay, so she beat me by 11 strokes total. Anyway, who does she think she is? I mean, while she was going to college full-time and playing golf against college girls, I was out there trying to beat Annika and Lorena, left-handed, and taking on the guys of the PGA. I mean, I have a full schedule: 50 percent of my time is devoted to golf and the other 40 percent to school.”
MW:“It is not like that Stacy girl was studying anything hard…”
NBWIE:“She has a Finance and Accounting degree which she got before turning professional. Anywway, thanks for your time, this interview has been a very…”
NBWIE:“No, I was thinking…interesting!”

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