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History Doesn´t Reward Bullies
Aspen Times, by Melanie Sturm

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Posted By:AVFD15, 1/31/2013 9:55:26 AM

Considered a cancer-surviving “badass on a bike,” it turns out Lance Armstrong is just a badass — and a fraud. Armstrong´s admission that he doped his way to seven Tour de France titles even prompted CBS News CEO Jeffrey Fager to Think Again about his network´s role in the “Miracle Man´s” narrative. “We helped create the myth,” he acknowledged, because “we wanted to believe this absolutely inspirational story. But we were duped.” Unearned moral superiority and blazing self-righteousness hastened Armstrong´s rise as he slandered and sued whistle-blowers into submission. “I was a bully in the sense that I tried to control

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Armstrong = Democrats. I like that.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: texaspast, 1/31/2013 10:01:25 AM     (No. 9150286)

Then why is Obama still president and Rahm the mayor of Chicago?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: shamus, 1/31/2013 10:06:01 AM     (No. 9150299)

History is just one damn thing after another.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 1/31/2013 10:31:57 AM     (No. 9150361)

Dear Mr Fager,

Replace Armstrongs name with Obama and get back to us about your news "organizations" role in myth creation.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 1/31/2013 10:46:47 AM     (No. 9150398)

Hear, hear, #3!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: kenecarroll, 1/31/2013 10:51:36 AM     (No. 9150412)

Oh no????? Then why is every member of CONgress millionaires????

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Reply 6 - Posted by: MissMann, 1/31/2013 5:14:19 PM     (No. 9151111)

Personally, I don´t get what is so exciting about bike racing. But don´t you think ALL of these guys have done the same thing? If so, then Armstrong is still the best of the doped-up bike racers. So what´s the beef?


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