Lance Armstrong dropping fight against doping

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  1. Chigs

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  2. ChuckZ

    ChuckZ You're so pusillanimous, oh yea.

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    Those French bastards, jealous of his success.
    And thanks for the fucked link.
     
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    sorry....i forgot the "d" in deadspin. try it now
     
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    Shocking. :pillz::backpedal:
     
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    What a break for those guys who finished second who were also doping.
     
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    I actually used to admire him. Cycling is worse than baseball. I heard on the radio today that 75 minor leaguers have tested positive performance enhancing drugs. No telling how high the doping percentage is in cycling.
     
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    Andy Hampsten hates Greg LeMond :hhh:


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    I'm not in the mood for this! :grr:
     
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    Were you into cycling DF? I don't think too many on here would get that reference.
     
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    I was in the mid 80s to mid 90s. :backpedal:
     
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    First Señores and Señoritas Day and now this. :(
     
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    :jj: DON'T MESS WITH TEXAS :jj:
     
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    Me too. I was a big fan of Lemond and also Laurent Fignon. I just looked him up and saw that he died in 2010.
     
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    Stripping him of his titles is a nice symbolic thing, but its not going to retroactively earn the guys who were more talented and clean the insane amount of bank that Armstrong made. So, forever tarnished reputation and rich as a CEO, versus clean rep and living modestly. Cheating pays.
     
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    holy fuck you really live in hell paso???????
     
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    Its not my day :(
     
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    lets go to tj tonight
     
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