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CNN caught with the man who interrupted Webb Simpson’s U.S. Open interview. The man, who calls himself “Jungle Bird”, go figure, gave CNN the play-by-play of how he we able to crash the interview and what happened after police apprehended him.
He then apologized to Webb Simpson and stated that he didn’t intend to steal his moment; he was just using it to champion the cause of stopping deforestation.
And the bird calls? That’s apparently his method of calling attention to the cause.
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Andrew Dudley, a/k/a “Jungle Bird," the man who videobombed the U.S. Open trophy presentation, apologized to winner Webb Simpson during a recent interview.
We have the name of that idiot who interrupted Webb Simpson's US Open trophy ceremony.
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The man who crashed Webb Simpson's U.S. Open trophy presentation not only has a name -- he also has a cause. He calls himself "Jungle Bird," according to Awful Announcing, and he has a reputation for interrupting events in the hopes of raising awareness about deforestation. Supposedly a 40-year-old man from the United Kingdom, he has a YouTube channel and a Facebook...
The 112th U.S. Open concluded on Sunday at The Olympic Club in San Francisco, California with Webb Simpson hoisting the trophy after his final round 68. A tournament that began with the questions of whether Phil Mickelson would finally win a U.S Open title or if Tiger Woods could get one major closer to tying [...]
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Sunday at the 2012 U.S. Open started with 2 players in red numbers, Jim Furyk and Graeme McDowell, but ended with 0 players in the red and Webb Simpson as the winner at 1-over. Simpson shot back-to–back 68′s on Saturday and Sunday to put him in the clubhouse as the leader as he waiting for Furyk, McDowell and the rest of the field to finish behind him. McDowell has a birdie put...
Sunday at the 2012 U.S. Open started with 2 players in red numbers, Jim Furyk and Graeme McDowell, but ended with 0 players in the red and Webb Simpson as the winner at 1-over. Simpson shot back-to–back 68′s on Saturday and Sunday to put him in the clubhouse as the leader as he waited for Furyk, McDowell and the rest of the field to finish behind him. McDowell had a birdie put...
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During the post-trophy presentation interview with NBC's Bob Costas, a British fan who goes by the name of "Official Jungle Bird" decided to photobomb the interview with some awesome squawking:
(Courtesy of Last Angry Fan)
San Francisco police have decided not to file charges against a British man who walked onto the 18th green and began squawking like a bird while NBC was interviewing US Open champion Webb Simpson.
The man was identified as Andrew James Dudley, 40, of Wallasey, England, who is reportedly a deforestation activist and calls himself "Jungle Bird."
He was taken into custody...