US Open turns into block party for locals

continued from page 2

Question of the Day

Is it still considered bad form to talk politics during a social gathering?

View results

Goodwin is not a Merion Golf Club member, and claimed that’s why the USGA didn’t bite on her offer to rent her house.

Officials erected a 6-foot high fence in front of her property _ cutting a hole for her mailbox _ and Goodwin has a 24-hour security detail at the end of her driveway.

“We’re basically prisoners in here,” she said. “They just have all this nonsense. It’s different when you actually live here.

” Now, if they were paying me for that,” she conceded, “I wouldn’t be so annoyed.”

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Get Adobe Flash player