Trump To Award Tiger Woods With Presidential Medal Of Freedom

Hopefully the Presidential Medal doesn’t come with a side of fries.

Last Sunday golf legend, Tiger Woods made a crushing comeback by winning his fifth Masters title and his 15th major tournament.

A deserving moment no less, so much so that President Donald Trump announced Monday that he will award Woods with the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

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The Medal of Freedom recognizes individuals who have made “an especially meritorious contribution to the security or national interests of the United States, world peace, cultural or other significant public or private endeavors,” according to the executive order designating the award.

Trump, who is a well-known avid golfer predicted Woods would win earlier in the year, complementing the way he had been playing.

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Trump has presented the Medal of Freedom to numerous athletes since taking office, including Alan Page, Roger Staubach, and a posthumous award to Babe Ruth.

This award definitely beats getting served burgers and fries at the White House—a unique form of endearment that has become synonymous to Trump.

Tiger’s victory comes 14 years after a series of back problems and personal problems threatened to end the golfer’s career.

Tabie is your friendly neighborhood transplant, currently attempting to live out the big New York dream. During my free time, I like to write stories and short essays. I also use this expensive thing I bought called a camera. I capture moments and the beautiful people I encounter. I live by the motto "collaboration over competition" because why waste energy bringing someone down when we can rise together. Manhattanville College Alum.