Tiger Woods
October 10, 2016

The Internet isn't taking the Tiger Woods news particularly well

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PALO ALTO, CA - OCTOBER 08: Golfer Tiger Woods looks on from the sidelines during an NCAA football game between the Washington State Cougars and Stanford Cardinal at Stanford Stadium on October 8, 2016 in Palo Alto, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

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Monday has been a roller coaster ride of emotions for golf fans. On Friday, Tiger Woods officially committed to the Safeway Open, signaling what appeared to be the end of his 14-month sabbatical from golf. It provided the rare spotlight on golf's fall season, as the usually quiet event transformed into a must-see spectacle. It was a sentiment that didn't last long though, as word trickled down Monday afternoon that the 14-time major winner had suddenly pulled out of the Napa event. And, as you can imagine, the Internet isn't taking the Tiger Woods news particularly well.

There is the "we told you so" contingent:

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CHASKA, MN - OCTOBER 01: Vice-captain Tiger Woods of the United States looks on during morning foursome matches of the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on October 1, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Scott Halleran/PGA of America via Getty Images)

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Along with a fair share of anger:

There are a few brave supportive voices:

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CHASKA, MN - SEPTEMBER 30: Vice-captain Tiger Woods of the United States looks on from the 14th hole during afternoon fourball matches of the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club on September 30, 2016 in Chaska, Minnesota. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

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But most folks are downright distraught:

However, at least one person was thankful for Tiger's WD:

And another provided Woods some prospective:

We can only envision the social onslaught when Tiger, you know, actually tees it up again.


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