Author Topic: Bye Lance  (Read 172420 times)


Re: Bye Lance
« Reply #2076 on: April 20, 2018, 12:04:17 pm »
https://cyclingtips.com/2018/04/case-closed-lance-armstrong-settles-federal-lawsuit-for-5m/

So drugs do pay, he's done well there

Who - Landis for getting a quarter share of the settlement, plus costs, or Armstrong for having to cough up "only" $5M to the US government when he potentially could have been reamed for twenty times that amount?  ;)
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Re: Bye Lance
« Reply #2077 on: April 20, 2018, 12:07:45 pm »
https://cyclingtips.com/2018/04/case-closed-lance-armstrong-settles-federal-lawsuit-for-5m/

So drugs do pay, he's done well there

Who - Landis for getting a quarter share of the settlement, plus costs, or Armstrong for having to cough up "only" $5M to the US government when he potentially could have been reamed for twenty times that amount?  ;)

Both, Floyd should be happy, you can get a lot of hydroponic gear for $1.25M  :)

Re: Bye Lance
« Reply #2078 on: April 20, 2018, 12:15:06 pm »
Indeed. ;D
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Re: Bye Lance
« Reply #2079 on: April 20, 2018, 01:23:28 pm »
Has the occupant of the Awful Office tweeted on the subject yet?  Or pardoned him?
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Re: Bye Lance
« Reply #2080 on: April 20, 2018, 01:31:50 pm »
Lance won the Tour DuPont two years running, and that race was originally called the Tour de Trump.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tour_DuPont#Origins_as_the_Tour_de_Trump

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Re: Bye Lance
« Reply #2081 on: April 20, 2018, 02:59:40 pm »
Lance won the Tour DuPont two years running

Seems strangely appropriate for cycling's Teflon Don.

Re: Bye Lance
« Reply #2082 on: April 21, 2018, 04:40:06 pm »
https://cyclingtips.com/2018/04/case-closed-lance-armstrong-settles-federal-lawsuit-for-5m/

So drugs do pay, he's done well there

Indeed, appropriate adminsitration can increase heamatocrit, muscle power, endurance and wealth and a suitably timed course of kenacort can trim excess fat and subsequent financial claims;)

otoh, we all know he wasn't the only one and bankrupting him might be relatively effective in deterring current athletes, with a consequent loss of performance and marketability