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Old 01-27-09, 08:02 AM   #1
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Why Lance its Armstrong

It was never Eddy,Bernard or even Greg.So why
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Because Lance sounds gay that's why.

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F that, bring it on.
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I'll have to step away. I'm fighting this cold and I don't have the energy right now.
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we should look into making this an invite only sub-forum.
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we should look into making this an invite only sub-forum.
Or institute a USCF-like upgrade system to qualify for Road Bike Racing Posts.

I would, of course, be the #1 Ranked BF Member. I may be a Cat IV on the road, but on BF I'm a Cat I.
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but on BF I'm a Cat I.
isn't that like winning the special olympics?
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Maybe you should have to use your racing license to gain access to post here...

we'll let the non-racers ask their questions in the regular forum.
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isn't that like winning the special olympics?
Now you're insulting the handicapped.
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It was never Eddy,Bernard or even Greg.So why
Because Armstrong has reached that level in popular culture, where he transcends his sport, and becomes not just the most recognized athlete in his sport, but a cultural icon, such as Michael, and Tiger.

Whatever you think of Armstrong, it's pretty amazing that he's one of the most recognized athletes in the World, coming from a fringe sport.
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Because Armstrong has reached that level in popular culture, where he transcends his sport, and becomes not just the most recognized athlete in his sport, but a cultural icon, such as Michael, and Tiger.

Whatever you think of Armstrong, it's pretty amazing that he's one of the most recognized athletes in the World, coming from a fringe sport.
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Armstrong by itself is vague. There's also Kristen Armstrong. You know, the Gold Medalist from last year's Olympics. Wait, you probably don't know.
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Merlinextraligh makes sense bitterken.You my friend well
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Armstrong by itself is vague. There's also Kristen Armstrong. You know, the Gold Medalist from last year's Olympics. Wait, you probably don't know.
Neil was famous, as was Stretch...

edit: as just "Lance" he only has to contend with Bass and boils
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Merlinextraligh makes sense bitterken.You my friend well
wha? please tell me enlish isn't your first language.
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Old 01-27-09, 09:45 AM   #19
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Sorry correct
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Liggett and Sherwin say "Armstrong" a lot.
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Had Eddie been Eddie in the last 10 years of 24 hour news cycles and the interwebs he'd have been huge. Also Lance never hd the cool nicknames....would you rather be called Lance or The Cannibal?
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neil_Armstrong

Because this is who American's think of when they hear Armstrong.
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