Rob Lowe is a truly powerful man.
He has the power of fame and fortune, the power of a supremely handsome face and the power to kill flying birds with golf balls!
Rob went on Conan recently to reveal he hasn't played golf in a long time, ever since… the incident.
Back in 2007, Rob was playing in a celebrity tournament in Iowa. At one point, he "hit a really – I thought – nice sand wedge" which sent his golf ball rocketing through the air and right into a flying American goldfinch!!
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That's like a million to one shot! What's even crazier is that was also Iowa's state bird! Oh noes!!
The tournament sponsors crunched some numbers and figured out that the odds of Rob hitting a bird mid-air were one out of
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