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jakefrep Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Mar-17-05 04:32 PM
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19. Our sports leagues have rather lax doping rules...
a) because we believed steroids were East Germany's problem
b) the public is more easily offended by recreational drug use
c) nobody running our sports leagues trusts Olympic Committee hacks like Dick Pound to set sensible drug policy.
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  - i agree, i have been thinking the same thing when seeing this story. eom.  SheepyMcSheepster   Mar-17-05 03:09 PM   #1 
  - Well perhaps he only..........  ashiebr   Mar-17-05 03:09 PM   #2 
  - He described how the kid had rage  BlueManDude   Mar-17-05 03:12 PM   #7 
  - You know, y'all are terribly hard on parents. I taught for eleven years,  tsuki   Mar-17-05 05:16 PM   #21 
     - Mr. Hooton should lighten up on ballplayers  BlueManDude   Mar-17-05 06:17 PM   #24 
        - Dude, I don't EVER want to go where that man is going. Two  tsuki   Mar-17-05 08:26 PM   #29 
           - Are the parents of those girls blaming NASCAR?  BlueManDude   Mar-18-05 06:21 AM   #31 
  - Our sports leagues have rather lax doping rules...  jakefrep   Mar-17-05 04:32 PM   #19 
  - Yep  FreedomAngel82   Mar-17-05 03:09 PM   #3 
  - Suicide is caused by a host of factors not just one...  politicaholic   Mar-17-05 03:20 PM   #11 
     - people just take this man's story at face value  BlueManDude   Mar-17-05 03:26 PM   #14 
     - Right  FreedomAngel82   Mar-17-05 06:45 PM   #26 
  - If he didn't think he had a shot unless he was on steroids, that's a probl  tjdee   Mar-17-05 03:09 PM   #4 
  - He was in high school presumably living under the same roof  BlueManDude   Mar-17-05 03:16 PM   #9 
  - Only way I know  FreedomAngel82   Mar-17-05 06:47 PM   #27 
  - All the moral handwringing is getting sickening  Jesus Saves   Mar-17-05 03:11 PM   #5 
  - It's now fashionable to bash baseball players...  BlueManDude   Mar-17-05 03:14 PM   #8 
  - We are a country of blame...  FromTheLeft   Mar-17-05 03:11 PM   #6 
  - Yep ...  Drifter   Mar-17-05 03:18 PM   #10 
  - So, you're the one?  MARALE   Mar-17-05 03:22 PM   #13 
  - So daddy did not push  liberalnurse   Mar-17-05 03:21 PM   #12 
  - Steroid Questions  AValdoux   Mar-17-05 03:29 PM   #15 
  - I admire the fiction and poetry of . . .  Journeyman   Mar-17-05 03:31 PM   #16 
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  - We didn't get Osama - but we've cornered Rafael Palmiero!!!  BlueManDude   Mar-17-05 03:51 PM   #18 
  - Well put!  sellitman   Mar-17-05 05:20 PM   #22 
  - Definietly one  FreedomAngel82   Mar-17-05 06:50 PM   #28 
  - What a joke  ECH1969   Mar-17-05 05:06 PM   #20 
  - Another "Mission Accomplished!"  jakefrep   Mar-17-05 06:43 PM   #25 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-17-05 05:28 PM   #23 
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  - I have a harder time with high school kids taking steroids than with  auburngrad82   Mar-18-05 08:44 AM   #32 
  - Thank you  ccbombs   Mar-18-05 08:55 AM   #33 
  - Apparently you weren't listening to the testimony yesterday,  RuleofLaw   Mar-18-05 09:06 AM   #34 
  - Good post nt  RITPTV   Mar-18-05 11:59 AM   #36 
  - One dad from Plano, TX (repunk paradise) blamed the union  StopThePendulum   Mar-18-05 11:12 AM   #35 

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