Posts tagged "Lance Armstrong stripped of Tour Wins"

Lance Armstrong, Mitt Romney, and the Pitfalls of Trusting a Winner

Lance Armstrong, Mitt Romney, and the Pitfalls of Trusting a Winner
Everybody loves a winner. That’s what we have all been told, anyway.  Winners possess the right combination of ambition, motivation, talent, and determination that sets them apart from the rest of their rivals. Success breeds success. This phrase is the shorthand version for the theory that past performance is an accurate predictor of future results. ... Read more »

Sympathy for the Devil: Time for Lance Armstrong to Come Clean

Sympathy for the Devil: Time for Lance Armstrong to Come Clean
Last week was a very bad week for Lance Armstrong. He lost his endorsements from Nike, Trek, Giro, Radio Shack, and Anheuser Busch.  He was forced to step down as chairman of Livestrong, the non-profit organization he founded to help cancer patients.  Story after story emerged of the real man behind the public persona and... Read more »

Lance Armstrong Stripped of Championships, Banned for Life, Will Not Fight Sanction

Lance Armstrong Stripped of Championships, Banned for Life, Will Not Fight Sanction
Yesterday, August 23rd, was the deadline for Lance Armstrong to finally face the doping charges leveled against him by the US Anti Doping Agency. Like most fans of bicycle racing, I knew what the charges were and had a strong idea what the outcome would be.  Armstrong would be stripped of all career victories since... Read more »
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