| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
One guy was among the greatest losers in the history of politics, the other, one of the biggest winners in all of sports.
They were unalike men who shared little except recent headlines. But there was, in that brief juxtaposition, an object lesson for...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 8:27 AM
This Forbes list continues to be all the talk, but I still don’t get the hating on Jay Cutler nationally.
No, wait, it’s not "hating." It’s "disliked." Same thing to me, but it’s officially the Forbes list of "America’s...
| Jan 31, 2013
It's not easy being a book consumer these days. For starters, books seem so long — at least compared to the blog posts and online news items that have recalibrated the pace of the average American attention span.
And that's not the half of it....
| Dec 15, 2009
Now we should care.
More than ever before
Forget about the immorality of Tiger Woods' multiple mistresses.
What's much more damaging is the potential illegality of his multiple majors.
Tiger Woods cheating on his wife is ultimately between him and...
| Jun 17, 2009
Having parted with more than my fair share of jokes that I would like to have back, I have to say that I feel David Letterman's pain. Unless you were in a coma last week, you know that Letterman has raised the ire of Sarah Palin for his joke last Monday...
| May 25, 2011
| 3:38 PM
The French were right about Iraq, and now they're right about one of our great American heroes, Lance Armstrong.
Don't you hate it?
The French never bought Lance's claims of drug-free victories in the Tour de France.
Now a federal investigation may...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 10:46 AM
Lance Armstrong has quit the board of his namesake foundation, the latest fallout from allegations of doping that brought about the cycling icon's epic downfall.
He chose to resign from the Lance Armstrong Foundation -- known by the name Livestrong --...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 5:49 AM
Former pro cyclist Lance Armstrong will step down as chairman of the Livestrong cancer charity he founded in 1997 after recovering from the disease, organization spokeswoman Katerhine McClane said Wednesday.
The move comes a week after the U.S. Anti-...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 5:15 AM
- NEW: Doping can be "hugely reduced" but won't be wiped out, cycling chief says
- International Cycling Union's president also says he was "sickened" by the report
- Lance Armstrong is banned from the sport
- Armstrong has long...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 11:36 PM
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency said early Friday it will strip Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and impose a lifetime ban, a move that came just hours after the cyclist announced he would no longer fight charges of illegal doping.
| Sep 4, 2012
| 9:32 AM
Lance Armstrong's decision not to fight long-standing allegations that he used performance-enhancing drugs to spike seven Tour De France cycling championships came within days of Roger Clemens' decision to lace up his spikes again. (The 50-year-old...