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IndianaJones Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-24-07 12:57 PM
Response to Reply #28
30. Baseball only recently banned steroids as well as amphetamines as performance enhancers...
Is your view that steroids boost performance too much, and amphetamines do not? Or do you feel that amphetamine do not do anything to enhance performance?
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  -Pete Rose vs. Barry Bonds - who committed the worse crimes against baseball LynneSin  Jul-24-07 12:08 PM   #0 
  - I knew I shoulda bought Jiffy Pop stock  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 12:11 PM   #1 
  - You want to make money - buy the machine!  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:12 PM   #2 
     - Then I'd hafta work  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 12:14 PM   #3 
        - You can set up the profit margin on the popcorn that would allow you to  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:15 PM   #5 
           - You seem to know this stuff  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 12:17 PM   #7 
              - Are you sure you're a democratic?  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:18 PM   #8 
  - Pete's ban is right. Bond's lack of a ban is wrong.  JVS   Jul-24-07 12:14 PM   #4 
  - I don't care if Rose can never manage in baseball again  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:17 PM   #6 
     - Why Ruth?  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 12:18 PM   #9 
     - You ain't wrong.  ohiosmith   Jul-24-07 12:19 PM   #10 
     - What rules of MLB did Cobb and Ruth break?  JVS   Jul-24-07 12:22 PM   #12 
     - No arms? Shooting people?  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 12:34 PM   #21 
        - I thought his mother shot his abusive father  Maccagirl   Jul-24-07 12:49 PM   #27 
     - Pete Rose used performance enhancing drugs as well...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 12:23 PM   #13 
        - That was Pete Rose Jr.  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:24 PM   #15 
           - Incorrect...Rose admitted in an interview to using amphetamines...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 12:26 PM   #17 
              - Anyone who doesn't is pretty ignorant  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 12:37 PM   #22 
              - Seriously  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:40 PM   #23 
              - Why has the use of amphetamine been banned from Olympic competition...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 12:45 PM   #26 
              - I will not argue that you are correct about the effects of one being...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 12:41 PM   #25 
              - First we're talking baseball - not Olympics  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:51 PM   #28 
              - Baseball only recently banned steroids as well as amphetamines as performance enhancers...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 12:57 PM   #30 
              - Caffeine in sufficient amounts  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 01:33 PM   #34 
                 - There are certainly levels to many violations...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 02:20 PM   #40 
                    - The question is the one you posed before that  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 02:44 PM   #44 
                       - But amphetamines are accorded a different penalty system...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 03:03 PM   #46 
                          - I'm still waiting for evidence  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 03:31 PM   #49 
                             - I believe the evidence is easy to find through simple web search..  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 04:05 PM   #54 
                                - That isn't the nature of the argument  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 04:29 PM   #57 
                                   - I have acknowledged there are degrees....  IndianaJones   Jul-25-07 08:18 AM   #75 
              - To be completely accurate, ampetamine decrease fatigue, increase concentration...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 01:09 PM   #31 
              - A lot of ball players in the seventies were using speed.  driver8   Jul-24-07 08:35 PM   #73 
                 - Not singling Rose out, just comparing the reaction to players...  IndianaJones   Jul-25-07 08:20 AM   #76 
  - I dont give a shit if someone bet  Dragonbreathp9d   Jul-24-07 12:20 PM   #11 
  - I don't care if he bet on his team to WIN  JustABozoOnThisBus   Jul-24-07 01:55 PM   #37 
     - There is still a conflict of interests  JVS   Jul-24-07 03:36 PM   #50 
        - Same point I was going to make  pokerfan   Jul-24-07 05:02 PM   #63 
  - Why do you not include Rose's use of amphetamines as a performance enhancer? nt.  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 12:24 PM   #14 
  - Because Pete Rose is white  JVS   Jul-24-07 12:25 PM   #16 
  - If this was Mark Magwire chasing the record I'd have the same exact issue  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:41 PM   #24 
     - I was joshing Lynne  JVS   Jul-24-07 03:16 PM   #47 
  - What - for taking what he thought was diet pills  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 12:26 PM   #19 
     - So Rose's claims of ignorance in taking a performance enhancing drug...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 12:29 PM   #20 
  - Both are valid...and I never thought I'd say it, but the one that's worse  reyd reid reed   Jul-24-07 12:26 PM   #18 
  - much as i don't want bonds to break the record, i have to say rose  bertha katzenengel   Jul-24-07 12:52 PM   #29 
  - Rose wasn't a cheat  LostinVA   Jul-24-07 01:10 PM   #32 
  - Oh but he took DIET PILLS  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 01:22 PM   #33 
  - Actually he took amphetamines, prescribed illegally by a doctor...  IndianaJones   Jul-24-07 02:22 PM   #41 
  - Yes, he was  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 01:48 PM   #36 
     - And aside from the cheating issue, which I think is sufficient to keep him out of the hall...  Shakespeare   Jul-24-07 04:14 PM   #55 
        - Fosse was blocking the plate without the ball  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 04:25 PM   #56 
           - Not only do people get hurt in sports, they get banned and that's fucking life  JVS   Jul-24-07 04:32 PM   #58 
           - Wow, harsh much? Every catcher doing his job blocks the plate.  Shakespeare   Jul-24-07 04:33 PM   #59 
              - I hope the next baseball commisioner ends this controversy by shooting Rose...  JVS   Jul-24-07 04:35 PM   #60 
              - It's against baseball's rules to block the plate without the ball  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 04:48 PM   #61 
                 - I'm well aware of the rules of baseball.  Shakespeare   Jul-24-07 04:58 PM   #62 
                    - Obviously, we have differing opinions on how baseball is supposed to be played  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 05:15 PM   #66 
                       - Understood, and I have no problem with that.  Shakespeare   Jul-24-07 05:19 PM   #68 
  - Here's the answer...  madinmaryland   Jul-24-07 01:47 PM   #35 
  - I'm gonna fix DE tolls so you have to pay TRIPLE just for that damn picture  LynneSin   Jul-24-07 02:03 PM   #39 
     - Heh heh heh!!1!! ....  madinmaryland   Jul-24-07 02:36 PM   #42 
  - As the NBA ref betting on games shows, gambling calls into  chieftain   Jul-24-07 02:03 PM   #38 
  - It does when it leads fans to think  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 02:46 PM   #45 
  - I was going to say Rose because of his hair. But by your criiterion, it's Bonds. Clearly.  Rabrrrrrr   Jul-24-07 02:40 PM   #43 
  - The single worst crime was committed by Bill Buckner.  flvegan   Jul-24-07 03:19 PM   #48 
  - I have to go with Bonds on this one.  EOO   Jul-24-07 03:40 PM   #51 
  - Las Vegas has a professional baseball team  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 03:51 PM   #52 
  - Pete Rose, for two things  Ikonoklast   Jul-24-07 03:58 PM   #53 
  - 'Meaningless' to you, perhaps  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-24-07 05:24 PM   #69 
     - Maybe, maybe not  Ikonoklast   Jul-24-07 07:51 PM   #71 
  - other  hfojvt   Jul-24-07 05:08 PM   #64 
  - neither  sniffa   Jul-24-07 05:11 PM   #65 
  - I'm sorry.....  FredScuttle   Jul-24-07 05:19 PM   #67 
  - rose absolutely positively knew  conscious evolution   Jul-24-07 05:49 PM   #70 
  - For me it's Rose by such a hell of a long shot it isn't even close.  jobycom   Jul-24-07 08:32 PM   #72 
  - I'm going with Rose  jmowreader   Jul-25-07 01:13 AM   #74 
  - Bud Selig.  whoisalhedges   Jul-25-07 09:20 AM   #77 
 

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