The U.S. Women’s Open is being held this week at Trump National Bedminster. The New Jersey club is, you might have guessed, owned by President Donald Trump.
When asked by the media about this yesterday, with the context being Trump’s history of disrespectful comments toward women, player after player deflected the question. No one was too interested in discussing whether Trump should attend the tournament, either. Presidential flight plans suggest that’s a possibility.
“This week is about the golf,” said player Michelle Wie. “I really want to focus on the golf part.”
“I’m not American so I don’t really know about politic stuff,” said So Yeon Ryu, of South Korea, which seemed particularly fair: