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Old 08-17-12, 01:12 PM   #1
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Barry Bonds - Half The Man He Used To Be

When I saw this picture I couldn't believe it was the same guy.
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I'd say he looks better now. Steroids didn't do him any favors.
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I think it's great when athletes find activities that will keep them in shape in retirement.

Retired football players often have trouble keeping their weight in check.
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Retired football players often have trouble keeping their weight in check.
As do many retired professional cyclists.
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As do many retired professional cyclists.
Yeah, Greg Lemond put on a few inches!

Barry Bonds looks really good. More power to him!

Knock on wood, that some of us are able to win the battle of the bulge. Recently, I dropped down to my high school weight of 155 lbs, but due to having my wisdom teeth pulled.
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Yah....I don't care about Barry, what the heck happened to Linda Ronstadt??!!
OOOoooooh baby baby.......

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I'd say he looks better now. Steroids didn't do him any favors.

what about all those home runs?
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what about all those home runs?
There's a huge cloud over them.
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