You’ll Never Guess What Kind of Drink Arnold Palmer Ordered At The Masters

Okay: you MIGHT be able to guess.

1. This is Arnold Palmer.

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2. He’s the coolest human to ever swing a golf club…

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3. Or wear a cardigan sweater…

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4. Or smoke a cigarette…

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5. Or lean against a classic car.

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6. Kate Upton knows.

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7. But for you non-golf fans…

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8. He’s the genius that invented the half-iced tea, half-lemonade concoction known as…

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9. The Arnold Palmer.

Like — he actually claims to have invented this drink. A MAN OF MANY TALENTS.

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As one of golf’s greatest ambassadors, Arnie is in Augusta, GA for the Masters, a tournament he won four times.

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According to reports, the Pennsylvanian who was nicknamed “The King” long before LeBron James was born has been getting a bit parched in the Peach State.

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12. So obviously, he ordered an Arnold Palmer.

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But how does someone order a drink named after himself without making the situation awkward?

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Well, thanks to the intrepid reporting of the Newark Star-Ledger’s Steve Politi, we now know. He said:

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“And then he winked.”

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h/t Steve Politi Newark Star-Ledger

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