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Lance Armstrong Confesses

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Lance Armstrong Confesses

Post by Heroine of the Dragon » Tue Jan 15, 2013 2:42 am

AUSTIN, Texas -- Lance Armstrong ended a decade of denial by confessing to Oprah Winfrey that he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.

The admission Monday came hours after an emotional apology by Armstrong to the Livestrong charity that he founded and turned into a global institution on the strength of his celebrity as a cancer survivor.

More... http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/1 ... d%3D257123

The interview, however, won't be shown until Thursday...
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Post by I REALLY HATE POKEMON! » Tue Jan 15, 2013 3:07 am

Well, no doubt that what he did wasn't cool, but he still was at the top. Points for that.

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Post by е и ժ е я » Thu Jan 17, 2013 1:39 am

As a piece I read recently stated, the legal and character attacks he lead against every person who told the truth mean he doesn't get to apologise and walk away from it. Can't hurt his situation, though.
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Post by smol Kat » Thu Jan 17, 2013 8:18 pm

The thing that really gets me about this is that he confessed on Oprah. Of COURSE she'd capitalize on something like this.

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Post by Tyler » Thu Jan 17, 2013 8:27 pm

As much as I think it's horrible what he did, I don't hate him or anything. Then again, I may just be sympathetic since he had cancer.

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