36-year-old Bubba Watson, the popular Masters-winning professional golfer from Florida, has decided to expunge the Confederate flag from his original Dukes of Hazzard production car, according to the New York Times. He plans on replacing the Confederate flag with an American flag on the roof of the iconic 1969 Dodge Charger,... More »
Golfer Bubba Watson says he will paint a U.S. flag over the contentious Confederate battle banner on his “General Lee” Dodge Charger from the hit 1980s TV show “The Dukes of Hazzard”. Watson, a two-time Masters champion who is ranked third in the world, made the announcement...
US golfer Bubba Watson is to paint over the Confederate flag on the car from the Dukes of Hazzard TV series, the latest backlash against the symbol.
Professional golfer Gerry "Bubba" Watson plans to paint over the Confederate flag on the roof of his car, the famous General Lee 01, which was featured in The Dukes of Hazzard TV series. The two-time Masters champion bought General Lee for $121,000 in January 2012. Show More Summary
Golfer Bubba Watson has stuck his nose into the Confederate flag fauxtroversy by saying that to prove his PC bona fides he is going to purposely destroy one of the
Golfer Bubba Watson says he will paint a U.S. flag over the contentious Confederate battle banner on his "General Lee" Dodge Charger from the hit 1980s TV show "The Dukes of Hazzard".
Golfer Bubba Watson tweeted yesterday he's going to paint over the Confederate flag on the General Lee car he won in an auction.
Watson said he decided this week to paint over the Confederate flag on the car, known as the General Lee, and add an American flag in its place.
Golfer Bubba Watson to paint US flag over Confederate flag on roof of 'General Lee'
American Bryce Molder used a red-hot finish to move into a four-way share of the second round clubhouse lead at the Greenbrier Classic on Friday while world number three Bubba Watson was three shots back.
Bubba Watson has owned the General Lee from the 1970s and '80s TV show "The Dukes of Hazzard" since 2012. On Thursday evening, Watson, who bought the car at auction for $110,000 and restored its interior, announced he is making a drastic change to the car's appearance. Show More Summary
Bubba Watson announced Thursday that he intends to paint over the Confederate flag on the General Lee. The professional golfer says he plans to paint the American flag on top of the original car from The Dukes of Hazzard. Watson made his announcement via Twitter. Show More Summary
Bubba Watson, the third-ranked golfer in the world and owner of one of the official General Lee cars from the late 1970s TV show Dukes of Hazzard has decided to paint over the Confederate flag that adorns the top. Watson, a Florida native who won the Masters in 2012 and 2014, bought the car for $110,000 at auction. Show More Summary
Bubba Watson is ensuring he's not stuck on the wrong side of history. The owner of the original "General Lee" from The Dukes of Hazzard is going to modify the car. All men ARE created equal, I believe that so I will be painting the American...Show More Summary
Golfer Bubba Watson's General Lee -- the original 1969 Dodge Charger used in the TV series "The Dukes of Hazzard" -- will be getting a paint job to remove its iconic but very controversial image. Watson tweeted Thursday that the Confederate flag will be removed from the top of the car. All men...
In the wake of the shooting of nine black members of a Charleston church, a sentiment appears to be growing nationally that the Confederate flag is offensive and displays of it should be curtailed. On Thursday, Bubba Watson announced plans to eliminate the flag from one of its most iconic perches, at least in terms […]
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Bubba Watson is taking a stand against the Confederate flag: He announced he is painting an American flag on the roof of his General Lee.
The two-time Masters champ will replace it with an American flag.
With an American flag.