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  Topic: ´I deserve another chance´: Lance
Armstrong´s unbelievable arrogance
as he tells Oprah he wants to re-enter
the sporting world Despite*
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´I deserve another chance´: Lance
Armstrong´s unbelievable arrogance
as he tells Oprah he wants to re-enter
the sporting world Despite*

Daily Mail [UK], by David Mccormack

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/18/2013 10:12:20 PM

Lance Armstrong has told Oprah Winfrey that he deserves another change to take parts in sports. Armstrong denied that he wanted to get involved in cycling again but would like the opportunity to to run in things like the Austin 10K and Chicago Marathon. ´I deserve to be punished, I don´t think I deserve the death penalty,´ he said. During the second part of Lance Armstrong’s in-depth interview with Oprah Winfrey, the talk show queen also quizzed him about the infamous photo he tweeted last November in which he was surrounded by his seven tainted

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*admitting lying, cheating and doping through his career

You had to know there was something inherently wrong with him if he was engaged to Sheryl ration toilet paper Crow.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KarenJ1, 1/18/2013 10:14:09 PM     (No. 9125591)

So sorry staff. The headline was perfect on the edit/review. I have no idea what went wrong.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: iris354, 1/18/2013 10:14:24 PM     (No. 9125593)

He has all the necessary qualifications to become a machine politician.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mustang flyer, 1/18/2013 10:24:06 PM     (No. 9125605)

Lance, be glad you are still alive, be glad you got to enjoy your 15 minutes of glory so many times when you didn´t deserve a second of it. Go quietly, keep your head down to show your shame and stop crying for more chances to tell more lies. Go away and STAY away...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: CzndCitzen, 1/18/2013 10:31:20 PM     (No. 9125616)

Why doesn´t he tell the world how he managed to pass 500 drug tests?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Crosscut, 1/18/2013 10:46:36 PM     (No. 9125628)

Both these idiots, Oprah and Lance, need to go away. No one cares.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 1/18/2013 11:10:33 PM     (No. 9125656)

Why wouldn´t Armstrong believe that the US and the world would give him a pass on this? He´s been watching the malarkey of the last four years just like the rest of us. If you have a good story (true or not) and you are feted by the elite and you take great photos, well, hey, what´s a little lie between friends?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Subal, 1/18/2013 11:13:48 PM     (No. 9125660)

A perfect Democrat candidate.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 1/18/2013 11:16:33 PM     (No. 9125662)

His best chance is in politics in the Democrat party.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: trapper, 1/18/2013 11:31:39 PM     (No. 9125681)

I liked where he confessed to being Te´o´s girlfriend.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: LamontCranston, 1/18/2013 11:50:32 PM     (No. 9125693)

On the one hand America is a forgiving country where plenty of scoundrels of all persuasions have been redeemed. On the other hand few of them were as crooked for so long in so many ways as he is!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jdwill, 1/19/2013 2:48:32 AM     (No. 9125771)

Quit beating up Lance Armstrong, for Heaven´s sake! Lance Armstrong is a winner! He did it! He won -many, many times! He sweated and suffered and fought his cancer to a standstill! He won, folks! - and that is what it is all about in American and World sports! Unfortunately! Like so many of our top athletes, he is a symbol of a winner! A shining symbol of an athlete who sacrifices ALL, in the full meaning of that word, to win the trophy! What forces, what characters, what organizations, what corporations, what mafias squeezed him, mercilessly, day and night, to DO WHATEVER IT TAKES to win the next race? You who would condemn Lance Armstrong for submitting himself and his sacred honor to such tremendous pressures are harpies, are savages of the most despicable kind, who would pick over the bones of dead carcases! Knock it off, people! Lance Armstrong was being used as a tool by so many individuals, organizations, and the largest corporations, to win, for their own prestige and glory, and, nay, not less, for the money accruing from his winning efforts! Come on, now, sports lovers! Knock it off, and let reality show its rather ugly face! Lance Armstrong remains a hero to so many! Is a hero for the fight he fought, and is still fighting! Knock off the ill-placed and inhumane criticism of one of the greatest athletes America has ever had! Give him full credit for his accomplishments, and do urge the governing bodies to restore his trophies and reputation, WHICH HE, HIMSELF, did win!
Those who continue to throw stones at Lance Armstrong prove themselves to be less than human! Who is holier-than-thou?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: daddy, 1/19/2013 3:53:53 AM     (No. 9125788)

Lance, Seppuku was invented for occasions like this.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: lydwho, 1/19/2013 5:34:00 AM     (No. 9125832)

Time to forget it----His lies are no worse that the lies of our last two Democrat presidents, men who we depended on to tell the truth!!!!

Art

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Reply 14 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 1/19/2013 6:11:41 AM     (No. 9125855)

Bernie Madeoff agrees.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 1/19/2013 8:46:27 AM     (No. 9126020)

Lance does not deserve the death penalty. But then, neither do I and this nothingburger´s whining and moaning could be fatal to me if he doesn´t go away soon.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: retiredhippy, 1/19/2013 9:03:13 AM     (No. 9126062)

My wife wants me to point out that even michael vick got a second chance. she was snarling and gritting her teeth when she mentioned his name, but she has a point

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Reply 17 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 1/19/2013 9:14:24 AM     (No. 9126096)

#11,

Obama did whatever it takes (I won´t use caps) to win!!!!!, ahem, too. That included cheating, although unlike Lance, the DNC won´t admit that. They did, however, exploit Low Information Voters and even mentally challenged folks to the max. Most people don´t admire that sort of thing. We are all human and all sin, of course, but many of us also know how to learn our lessons, move on out of the spotlight and get on with life.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/19/2013 10:45:41 AM     (No. 9126324)

Lance, you had numerous opportunities to make things right but you kept lying and destroying your accusers...who were right.

Now it is time for you to move OUT of TEXAS and go live at some lib slime pit...Californication sounds good.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Smaj, 1/19/2013 2:29:38 PM     (No. 9126738)

What Lance deserves is a 9´x6´ prison cell.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/19/2013 5:03:51 PM     (No. 9126946)

If they gave Obama a second chance they might as well give Lance one too....

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