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The Saudis win the golf war

Oil money, oil money.

When you have as much of it as Saudi Arabia has, it can buy a lot of things – including a sacred American sports institution like the PGA.

As all of us hackers know, the PGA Tour shocked the golf world this week by announcing it will merge with the LIV Tour, the upstart Saudi-backed professional golf tour that the PGA has been in a bitter legal fight with since last year.