Found January 06, 2012 on Beer Mug Sports:
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  \   People do crazy things following a separation such as burning notes, throwing away clothes, ripping apart pictures, weeping themselves to sleep, excessively exercising, overeating or even fasting. In Elin Nordegrens case, she decided to burn $12.3 million on a mansion to ease her pain. I guess when you’re worth a 100 mill after a divorce, the whole “moving on process” operates on a whole other level. Recently, she found herself dissatisfied with her massive home in North Palm Beach, FL and decided to take a wrecking ball to it and tear it to smithereens. She will be replacing her old home with a new mansion built from scratch. This is probably a good investment for Elin Nordegren because she is pretty good at landing “on the green”.        
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