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Armstrong's Oprah interview whips up a storm

By Tom McGowan, CNN
updated 11:58 AM EST, Thu January 17, 2013

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Lance Armstrong
updated 10:13 AM EST, Sat January 19, 2013
The fairy tale of a cancer survivor who beat the odds to win the Tour de France a record seven times has crashed and burned. What can we learn?
updated 10:18 AM EST, Sat January 19, 2013
When it comes to seeking public redemption for crimes and misdemeanors, such as cheating in the Tour de France, surely being interviewed by Oprah Winfrey is, well, cheating.
updated 8:21 PM EST, Fri January 18, 2013
In July, when the riders of the Tour de France headed into Paris during the final stage of the race, they gave the honor of leading the pack onto the Champs-Elysees to George Hincapie.
updated 10:25 AM EST, Sat January 19, 2013
After years of tenacious spin that he was innocent, Lance Armstrong confessed said he used performance-enhancing drugs.
updated 1:06 PM EST, Fri January 18, 2013
Armstrong still must face judgment from a different group of fans: those who have personal experience with cancer.
updated 11:06 PM EST, Thu January 17, 2013
In a sense, Fred Schuster has a permanent reminder of disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong etched into his skin.
updated 1:43 PM EST, Fri January 18, 2013
Jan Ullrich of Germany (left/silver), Viacheslav Ekimov of Russia (center/gold) and Lance Armstrong of the United States (right/bronze) celebrate their medals after the final of the Men's Individual Time Trial at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney.
Cheating arises from desires, incentives, pressures.
updated 7:56 AM EST, Fri January 18, 2013
Lance Armstrong
Lance Armstrong admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs. Here's a look at what they are, and how they work.
updated 2:39 PM EST, Fri January 18, 2013
CNN asked for views on whether disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong deserves another chance.
updated 8:46 AM EST, Thu January 17, 2013
Armstrong has not only spent years vehemently denying using banned performance-enhancing drugs; he also has viciously attacked those who told what they knew about doping in the sport and implicated him in the process.
updated 4:27 PM EST, Tue January 15, 2013
The court of public opinion weighed in decidedly against Lance Armstrong, even before the broadcast of an interview in which he is said to acknowledge using performance-enhancing drugs after years of denials.
updated 6:14 PM EST, Fri February 22, 2013
Lance Armstrong's feat of winning seven consecutive Tour de France titles was like the demigod Hercules achieving his "Twelve Labors."
updated 3:40 PM EDT, Mon October 22, 2012
The International Cycling Union announces hat Lance Armstrong is being stripped of his seven Tour de France titles.