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Post: Marion Jones admits drug use

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Moderator1, Oct 4, 2007.

  1. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    Nice scoop for Shipley and the Post:

  2. pallister

    pallister Guest

    Re: Post: Marion admits drug use

    I thought this thread was about Marion Berry.
  3. RokSki

    RokSki New Member

    It's about freaking time she copped to it.

    Sounds like a 'bankruptcy relief' strategy to me. The 'new, improved, rehabilitated' Marion is ready for prime time.

    And some $$$.
  4. Philosopher

    Philosopher Member

    Re: Post: Marion admits drug use

    Wow, that is big. Jones did a good job of playing the victim for a while.
  5. ondeadline

    ondeadline Well-Known Member

    Yet another example of why it's hard to believe athletes when they deny using steroids. How sad.
  6. RokSki

    RokSki New Member

    Does ANYBODY still think Lance Armstrong was clean for all of those 7 Tours?
  7. Moderator1

    Moderator1 Moderator Staff Member

    The nice guy in me would like to believe she "got religion" and decided to come clean, no pun intended.

    The cynic in me sees this as a pre-emptive strike. Someone was about to unload.

    I can't say I'm surprised. I can say I'm disappointed. Dealt with her a lot over the years, in both sports. Always liked her.
  8. poindexter

    poindexter Well-Known Member

    Did her balls shrink like Barry's?
  9. Idaho

    Idaho Active Member


    Good scoop, indeed. Glad to see someone come clean.
  10. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    America says "No fucking shit."

    Somewhere in California, Creamora just creamoraed his jeans.

    And Cranberry sniffs at the Post's reportage. Or maybe it's OK because it's not a baseball player admitting usage.
  11. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member


    EDIT: BYH beat me by 8 10 seconds.
    Last edited by a moderator: Dec 15, 2014
  12. Idaho

    Idaho Active Member

    He was tested more than just about anyone in sports.

    He was either clean during those years or paying off the labs.

    Before his first win? I'm not sure.
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