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Is it wrong to take PEDs?

Posted by T on December 15, 2007
Ethics, Sports / 4 Comments

George Mitchell has finally issued his report on the use of “performance enhancing drugs” or PEDs in Major League Baseball (MLB). Predictably, this has set the nattering talking heads into a new buzz, some defending this or that of the accused, but most just tutt-tutting. It is hard to find anyone actually discussing the question, “what’s wrong with using PEDs?” So, like the Little Red Hen, but more importantly: in keeping with First Word’s mission, I will set out to do so. Continue reading…

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Phils miss the Playoffs. That is, assuming the Phils even exist.

Posted by T on October 19, 2006
Sports / 1 Comment

Normally, one assumes the Atlanta Braves will win the National East. This year, they fumbled. But the Mets were ready Continue reading…