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Yes, yes, yes, yes and yes.
That was the word that came flowing out of Lance Armstrong’s mouth in his much-hyped sit-down with Oprah Winfrey tonight, as the disgraced cyclist admitted in multiple one-word answers that YES, he used performance enhancing drugs in all seven Tour de France races he won.Lance Armstrong Admits to Drug Use
From EPO to testosterone, cortisone and human growth hormone, Armstrong confirmed that he took it all, despite numerous brazen and bullying denials over the years.
Why come clean now?
“That is the best question,” he replied. “It’s the mostMore >
It has been confirmed by the Associated Press:
In an interview taped tonight with Oprah Winfrey, Lance Armstrong admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs during his days as a professional cyclist.Lance Armstrong Admits to Drug Use: Report
The rumor of such an admission has been circling for days, with Armstrong apologizing over the weekend to members of his Livestrong foundation.
It remains unclear exactly what Armstrong told Winfrey – the interview airs on OWN Thursday night – which will be important in terms of the lawsuits that have already been filed againstMore >
According to a letter sent this week to Lance Armstrong, the seven-time Tour de France champion is facing new charges from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency that threaten to strip him of those titles.
The 15-page document, obtained by The Washington Post, says the USDA took blood samples from Armstrong in 2009 and 2010 that were tested and proved to be “fully consistent with blood manipulation including EPO use and/or blood transfusions.”
In accordance with these charges, Armstrong is currently barred from triathlon competition, a sport he took up not long after retiring from cycling in More >
[HMG] – Now, stop me if you’ve heard this one before – Fabled cyclist, Lance Armstrong has just confirmed via Twitter that this year’s Tour de France will be his last.
The 38-year old Texan told his 2.53-million fans on the micro-blog service yesterday that he’s decided to call it a day. Again.
“Yes, this will be final Tour de France. It’s been a great ride. Looking forward to 3 great weeks,” says the tweet.
With an unchallenged seven Tour wins to his name between 1999 and 2005 there’s nothing left to be proven, and his timing is perfect – He’s due to become a dad for the fifth time inMore >
The influence of Adam Lambert is spreading.
First, images from a shoot Lance Bass did with photographer Mike Ruiz have been released online – and many believe they invoke the former American Idol finalist and his glam style.
We’d sprinkle in a bit of Marilyn Manson, as well, but one thing appears for certain: this ex-boy bander is trying out a new image. What do you think of it?
Meanwhile, Pink took to the stage as part of her Funhouse Summer Carnival tour and covered a song she helped write, “Whataya Want From Me.”
The singer said she gave it to someone that could sing it much betterMore >