You Won’t Believe How Much The World Has Changed Since Tiger Woods Last Won Anything

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Tiger Woods last won a golf tournament on September 13, 2009.In the 23 months since then, the world has witnessed unbelievable changes.

Here’s a glimpse of what politics, pop culture, sports, and world affairs looked like when Tiger last tasted victory.

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