Coming to a cinema screen near you…The Armstrong Lie, by director Alex Gibney. http://www.theguardian.com/film/2013/sep/11/lance-armstrong-alex-gibney-armstrong-lie-review-toronto
Saw a TV ad yesterday that sure caught my attention. Not because it was a good, mind you (it was rubbish). More because of its tagline: “Doping for your hair.” A little online snopping revealed an even better twist for Alpecin, curiously marketed as caffeine shampoo. One of the Brand’s spokespeople is none other than … More Hair doping
Perfect for this morning’s commute to work or coffee break. Hang in there. He starts a bit slow, but like all of us, warms into his work once he gets going. Lough out loud stuff at times.
Veni, Vidi, Vici, Vavi. I came, I saw, I conquered, I got suspended. @gussilber Spotted by Rowan. Thanks mate.
Interesting doping article yesterday from the University of Adelaide. Thanks for the link, Col. Exposing dopers in sport: is it really worth the cost?
Gutted. No other way to describe my reaction to the news overnight that Stuart O’Grady has admitted using EPO before the 1998 Tour de France. Rather than a blaze of Tour glory, like so many before him his legacy is now shrouded with shame. The writing was on the wall yesterday afternoon and has now … More O’fark, not you too Stu
Another example of the shitty world inhabited by today’s pro cyclists. Both Asafa Powell and Tyson Gay – two of the fastest ever humans to run 100m – confirmed positive tests for PEDs yesterday. But the only doping story the world’s media was interested in is one that mightn’t even exist. Give Froome a break. … More Dopey media
A German who calls people “dickheads” … I like him even more now.
It may appear like a coincidence. But surely this advert right now on the Sydney Morning Herald website for a cortisone cream is no accident? Screen grab taken at 3:20pm Friday 26 April 2013 http://www.smh.com.au/sport/cycling/usada-chief-lashes-uci-over-doping-20130426-2ii7j.html
Whatever you think of the guy, this is going to make for compelling viewing. Thanks to eagle eye Albert A for the tip.