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Captains of the two Ryder Cup teams will ban golfers from using Twitter and Facebook during the tournament, but there is much flip-flopping afoot. After two European golfers went against team orders, a compromise has been struck so that golfers may continue to tweet providing they avoid discussing team tactics or anything else …

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Pint

Do it. Or not. Whatever.

"After two European golfers went against team orders, a compromise has been struck..."

So team discipline is still an issue eh? Well there's a surprise...

I'll be at the 19th.

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WTF?

WTF?

"...golfers may continue to tweet providing they avoid discussing team tactics or anything else said in team talks."

Yeah, golf tactics. Pretty much the same for everyone:

Step 1: Hit the ball towards the hole.

Step 2: If the ball isn't in the hole, go back to step 1.

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could be contractual

if they got some kind of deal to advertise some telco or something.

or another way to look at it is ; no tweeting at work, since these are pro sports men and women.

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Ruined

Golf is a good walk, ruined.

Twitter and Facebook are a good intertubes, ruined.

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