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Old 11-11-09, 04:48 PM   #26
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If Boonen is a drug addict, he must be one of the most successful one ever! He continually functions at an elite level in an athletic endeavor. By definition, he does not have a drug problem.
Well, yeah. But the same could have been said of Marco Pantani - right up until he died...


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If Boonen is a drug addict, he must be one of the most successful one ever! He continually functions at an elite level in an athletic endeavor. By definition, he does not have a drug problem.
MANY professional athletes resort to drugs to get through the day to day pain. Have you seen the recent Agassi stories? Ever read a book about life in the NFL or MLB in the 70s?
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