25 Oct '14, 9pm

Ted Bishop Saga is Stark Reminder of Social Media Problems - Golf Channel

Ted Bishop Saga is Stark Reminder of Social Media Problems - Golf Channel

ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. – To be clear, this is not a Twitter problem. This is a Ted Bishop problem. The wounds endured by the ousted PGA of America president were entirely self-inflicted and while some said his dismissal just weeks before he was scheduled to step down was excessive, his position was utterly indefensible following an ill-advised and insensitive tweet late Thursday. “(Nick) Faldo’s record stands by itself. Six majors and all-time (Ryder Cup ) points. Yours vs. His? Lil Girl,” Bishop opined in a missive directed at Ian Poulter , who had criticized the 2008 European Ryder Cup captain in his autobiography “No Limits.” One would have thought Bishop had his hands full defending his own captain, Tom Watson , after last month’s boat race at Gleneagles, but instead he took to social media and now holds the distinction of being the first golf executive to be excommuni...

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