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Armstrong allegedly offered large
"donation" to doping agency

CBS News, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:bldrrepub, 1/8/2013 4:17:33 PM

Cyclist Lance Armstrong once offered a large "donation" to the same agency that recently concluded he and his team had used illegal substances, causing him to be stripped of his seven Tour de Frances wins. The brazenly inappropriate gesture made to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency is recounted by the agency´s CEO Travis Tygart, (SNIP) Armstrong once gave the International Cycling Union, a regulatory body for his sport, a gift of $100,000. Tygart called that "totally inappropriate." Then someone representing Armstrong tried to give USADA a large sum of money sometime in 2004.

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That´s OK I´m sure all riders were doping at that time.

And offering bribes, um, donations to the governing body to make positive samples go away
And illegal trafficking in PEDs
And using taxpayer money to pay for illegal doping
And offering bribes to the doping agency,
And threatening riders´ wives with a baseball bat
And tampering with witnesses
And threatening riders wives when they were subpoenaed to the Grand Jury
And had your Livestrong charity write a check to Planned Parenthood and have the criminal case dropped two weeks later.

Yeah, all the riders did that. Armstrong just needed to be competitive.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: frenesi1, 1/8/2013 4:41:41 PM     (No. 9105669)

I have yet to see any proof of his doping. I have seen many smears and innuendo.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: KingBubo, 1/8/2013 4:55:23 PM     (No. 9105696)

Wow, people are still defending this dope?!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 1/8/2013 5:28:10 PM     (No. 9105759)

Obama is spending millions to defend his natural-born citizenship. Armstrong has been remarkably quiet lately.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rafter, 1/8/2013 6:02:15 PM     (No. 9105808)

It really took balls to pull this off.

Oh, wait...
he doesn´t have any.

What cancer didn´t take...
Sheryl Crow did.

He just has faux balls...
a faux lance in his pants...
like those faux cycling trophies...

It´s tres bon to have an apropos French word for him...
faux.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: thelmalou, 1/8/2013 8:16:51 PM     (No. 9105974)

Rumor has it he´ll confess soon.


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Reply 6 - Posted by: dp1950, 1/8/2013 8:50:05 PM     (No. 9106014)

I admired and respected Armstrong until he left his wife and kids. I knew then it would only be a matter of time, no matter how successful he may become, before he was recognized as the snake he is.

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