Found January 21, 2013 on
Waiting For Next Year:
I find myself looking for reasons to have certain people on the podcast and Denny is one of those people. This time we middled around the Lance Armstrong topic for a bit before getting into some more overarching themes about the Internet, culture, media, etc. A great conversation as always even if it ended up someplace completely different than Lance Armstrong.
Denny’s NYC Marathon as a part of team Livestrong
Doping and cheating… What is cheating?
Is Craig a cheater using something like Jack3d from GNC?
How culture deals with storylines and the hunger for better ones
Manti Te’o and parallels between his deception and Lance Armstrong
Destinations vs. the trips it took to arrive at them
Time spent online vs. time spent off the grid
Appreciating time while you have it and not bemoaning its loss when it’s gone
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The panel investigating links between cycling's governing body and Lance Armstrong has postponed its first hearing because of snow in London.
The International Cycling Union's independent commission will now hold its procedural hearing in London on Friday instead of Tuesday.
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But Karl Baxter isn’t most people. Karl is a risktaker and a business man, so when he saw that he had the ability to buy...
First shunned, then vilified by Lance Armstrong, Mike Anderson had to move to the other side of the world to get his life back.
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Lance Armstrong confessed. He choked up. He apologized.
After 13 years of fierce denials, the disgraced cyclist admitted to Oprah Winfrey during a 2 1/2-hour, two-night interview that he did indeed use performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France seven times.
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Paramount Pictures is already in the works of planning a movie with JJ Abrams’ production company Bad Robot about Armstrong; who has been under much scrutiny as of late...
According to late night talk show host Conan O’Brien, this is the real Lance Armstrong interview by Oprah Winfrey, before it was edited of course.