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GIF: Ken Duke just made the weirdest par in the world

By Luke Kerr-Dineen

Friday morning at the U.S. Open on Pinehurst's par-3 ninth hole, Ken Duke's tee shot skirted just right of the green and finished, literally, inside of a small bush.

It took a while for Duke to decide what to do -- after all, shots like this don't come around very often. Eventually, he opted to use his putter and nudge the ball into the nearby bunker.

(While all this was happening, the camera decided to show one of the group's caddies taking off his shoe.)

Presumably, Duke's plan was to accept the bad break, make bogey and get out of there. But then this happened.

And just like that, the world was treated to another fantastic Ken Duke celebration.