Daily Kos Week in Review: Lance Lied Like a Republican

January 19th, 2013 7:35 AM
Kossacks often put a lefty spin on non-political stories, and it happened again this week with Lance Armstrong's admission of doping. One resident of Kosland declared that Armstrong wasn't merely an athlete who cheated, but someone who, in terms of mendacity, thievery, and hypocrisy, behaved like a typical Republican. As usual, each headline is preceded by the blogger's name or pseudonym.

NY Times Writer Links Legal Woes of Lance Armstrong, Roger Clemens to

July 5th, 2011 1:27 PM
New York Times contributing writer Jonathan Mahler was featured on the front of the Sports section Saturday, opining on two drug-related prosecutions in the sports world, “Why Clemens and Armstrong Aren’t Worth Pursuing Anymore.“ Mahler, who writes for the paper’s Sunday magazine and the Book Review, managed to drag the Iraq War, the Bush administration, even the ancient Ken Starr…

Magazine Photoshops Vulgar Acronym On Lance Armstrong's Shirt For Cove

June 19th, 2010 12:22 PM
The most-recent cover of "Outside" magazine features a picture of famed cyclist Lance Armstrong wearing a t-shirt with the phrase "38. BFD." Photoshopped on it.Although the magazine did note on the cover the shirt wasn't Armstrong's -- albeit in print so small most likely won't see it! -- the seven-time Tour de France winner is not pleased, and voiced his objection to his Twitter followers…

Matthews Doesn't Blink as Richardson Extols Virtues of Collectivism

August 27th, 2007 2:03 PM