10 Most Controversial Moments of 2016 – Page 9

2. P.J. Willett Speaks Out About American Galleries

Brother of Danny Willett wrote a satirical piece that went after the behavior of U.S. golf spectators, which included comments describing Americans like “pudgy, basement-dwelling, irritants, stuffed on cookie dough and pissy beer”.

Unfortunately, that satire fell on deaf ears and was interpreted incorrectly by said fans. The result was a shadow cast over Danny during his first ever Ryder Cup campaign which saw him post an 0-3 record in Europe’s loss.

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