Yep, you read correctly. I can see the correlation as well. The movie Drive was such a flop, someone had to protest somehow. And what better way than throwing a hot dog at Tiger Woods.
US Weekly (via Yahoo) talks about what happened and why exactly the hot dog was thrown here: Man Throws Hot Dog at Tiger Woods, Blames Ryan Gosling
Here is an excerpt: "Tiger Woods can't catch a break lately.
The golfer -- whose once-supreme ranking in his sport has slipped following his epic divorce scandal -- got a hot dog thrown at him during a Tuesday golf match in San Martin, Calif. Local man Brandon Kelly was arrested for the offense -- and, oddly, credits Ryan Gosling's movie Drive for the bizarre act.