Tiger Woods has been pegged as a “Fallen Hero”. Really? A Hero? And where exactly did he fall from?
We all know by now that he had a moment of indiscretion. Maybe it was more than a moment, who knows. What we do know is that things got out of hand. Tiger had a lapse of judgement. A wreckless wrongdoing. So what.
Not that adultery is something to be taken lightly – many more than two people wind up getting hurt and this is often a serious, tasteless, selfish act. But are we really that shocked? Are we taking his misdeed too seriously? Are we finding the latest tabloid dirt a little too delicious?
Celebrities have almost made cheating a part of their repertoire. You know – famous, rich guy has affair with unknown woman; tabloids find out; public sides with the victimized wife; condemned man apologizes; life goes on – or it doesn’t.
More than a few Hollywood prot