EPO all in my veins; Lately things just don’t seem the same; Actin’ funny, but I don’t know why; ’Scuse me while I pass this guy.Cyclist David Zabriskie • Recalling serenading team leader Johan Bruyneel about his use of blood doping, to the tune of Jimi Hendrix’s “Purple Haze,” which, let’s face it, is kind of weird. The tale was one of many described in an incredibly long investigation by United States Anti-Doping Agency. The report basically nails Lance Armstrong to the wall. Thoughts?
» This is not to say that all these athletes would have been Olympic competitors — the World Anti-Doping Agency’s testing period was the six months leading into June, before many qualifying events. WADA plans to have tested more than 5,000 other athletes during the official Olympics period, which started with the opening of the Olympic Village on July 16th.