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She beat the male time... I think that is what is driving them crazy. hlthe2b Jul 2012 #1
or could be history. and yea her but 5 secs? wow. seabeyond Jul 2012 #2
No drug can make you swim 5 seconds faster that your personal best. leveymg Jul 2012 #6
Except testosterone, dianabol, etc. AngryAmish Jul 2012 #11
All those hormonal drugs work over time. She's been tested and retested for them. leveymg Jul 2012 #16
The human race is evolving. We just might not like what we are evolving into. AngryAmish Jul 2012 #19
We all have personal choices in the directions we take. leveymg Jul 2012 #25
I disagree.. Fumesucker Jul 2012 #54
By how much did FLo Jo improve her PB at the 1988 Olympics malaise Jul 2012 #13
You tell me? leveymg Jul 2012 #17
Yup obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #38
what kills me about the East German girls is that they didn't knowingly use steroids WolverineDG Jul 2012 #53
I know, and that's what the Chinese girls do, too obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #55
Correct re Flo Jo malaise Jul 2012 #83
Some countries are just better at masking the drug use obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #39
Several of the men beat her over the last 50m; Lochte was fastest overall muriel_volestrangler Jul 2012 #30
It's the five seconds, not even that she beat a male. xmas74 Jul 2012 #34
Ian Thorpe improved his PB over 400m by 5 seconds between 15 and 16, to get the world record muriel_volestrangler Jul 2012 #37
And that too had to be investigated. xmas74 Jul 2012 #59
And she was tested after the race, and passed muriel_volestrangler Jul 2012 #65
Exactly. xmas74 Jul 2012 #66
You apparently did not even read my post hlthe2b Jul 2012 #45
This message was self-deleted by its author xmas74 Jul 2012 #60
Stephanie Rice JonLP24 Jul 2012 #56
And you know she was heavily tested. xmas74 Jul 2012 #62
I don't know if she was more than ususual JonLP24 Jul 2012 #63
From what I remember xmas74 Jul 2012 #64
If you have information that shows she was tested JonLP24 Jul 2012 #87
No, many countries don't have a clean past. xmas74 Jul 2012 #88
Last night JonLP24 Aug 2012 #90
She beat the male time for the same event? I don't think so Cali_Democrat Jul 2012 #57
Why the snark? NPR reported all morning long that her time in the final 50 meters beat hlthe2b Jul 2012 #70
You posted flamebait, that's why mathematic Jul 2012 #71
That's ridiculous.. but if I had meant that, you certainly would have proven the point. hlthe2b Jul 2012 #73
I'm glad you see the validity of my argument. mathematic Jul 2012 #76
Ummm....what did I say that was snark? Cali_Democrat Jul 2012 #72
No.. reading comprehension is important. hlthe2b Jul 2012 #75
In your post that I first replied to, you said: Cali_Democrat Jul 2012 #77
I didn't specify... that is a long way from your misrepresenting by "filling in' what you wanted me hlthe2b Jul 2012 #78
You didn't secifiy the 50m and I did Cali_Democrat Jul 2012 #79
I just heard that she passed all the drug tests. HappyMe Jul 2012 #3
That, unfortunately, means nothing obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #40
Well, then, every other Olympic medal and record means nothing leveymg Jul 2012 #48
I still have doubts. Are_grits_groceries Jul 2012 #4
Not only are there new designer drugs.. ananda Jul 2012 #8
With a name like "Yay, She Win!" she is well named. nt MADem Jul 2012 #5
Faster than a man; not an American ... earthside Jul 2012 #7
Take the sarcasm off. ananda Jul 2012 #9
bwahahahahahaaa spanone Jul 2012 #12
Just a little gripe here, but sibelian Jul 2012 #85
lol! HappyMe Jul 2012 #14
nope. there would be questions no matter where the swimmer was from. cali Jul 2012 #22
Only the final 50m JonLP24 Jul 2012 #61
Not from me obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #41
Five seconds off her time xmas74 Jul 2012 #36
Awesome swim. bemildred Jul 2012 #10
In other news, Olympic official discovers hotel companion "unclean" jberryhill Jul 2012 #15
Their STILL finding new drugs in L. Armstrong's blood from 10 years ago. IOC resolves this in a day? Romulox Jul 2012 #18
bullshit. totally incongruent with her history. cali Jul 2012 #20
history? spanone Jul 2012 #24
I didn't buy Flo Jo either n/t malaise Jul 2012 #31
Me either, or Marion Jones obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #42
That is a surprise Blue_Tires Jul 2012 #21
If a woman suddenly lifted more weight than a male weightlifting champ... Bonobo Jul 2012 #23
If you look at the improvement in women's times in swimming, the curve is far steeper than for men. leveymg Jul 2012 #27
that too would be obvious... LanternWaste Jul 2012 #58
The people most upset are... Atman Jul 2012 #26
Marion Jones tested clesn, too -- Ye is dirty obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #28
Bob Beamon's World Record Long Jump - 1968 Olympics cleduc Jul 2012 #29
Congratulations to Ye Shiwen. Inspiring performance. KurtNYC Jul 2012 #32
+100 G_j Jul 2012 #33
Thank you. HappyMe Jul 2012 #35
This! Good for her, it was an amazing performance. polly7 Jul 2012 #43
None of that helps her turns Are_grits_groceries Jul 2012 #44
One thing that has changed is training methods bhikkhu Jul 2012 #46
I want to see Bob Costas do those turns. KurtNYC Jul 2012 #47
100% agree obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #49
I've had a few posters here argue with me about how it's sour grapes. xmas74 Jul 2012 #68
Yup obamanut2012 Jul 2012 #74
I am watching Faux, and they discussed this siligut Jul 2012 #82
Congrats to her JonLP24 Jul 2012 #50
Good for her. It was an amazing swim despite the sour grapes. Tierra_y_Libertad Jul 2012 #51
Sometimes americans can be bad sports. Shame on trying to ruin a young girls reputation. southernyankeebelle Jul 2012 #52
China has had problems with athletes doping xmas74 Jul 2012 #67
Maybe so but it sure would have been nice if made his complaint to the officials in private. southernyankeebelle Jul 2012 #69
"It makes the americans look like sour grapes."??? That doesn't make any sense. Romulox Jul 2012 #80
Chill friend, it's just an expression. You are entitled to your opinion OK. Don't make a southernyankeebelle Aug 2012 #89
It's not my opinion. It's called "Aesop's Fables". That's where the expression came from. nt Romulox Aug 2012 #91
Thanks for the information southernyankeebelle Aug 2012 #92
There was an athlete pulled from Chinese Swim in June xmas74 Jul 2012 #84
Well, obviously that clears everything up. Robb Jul 2012 #81
Good for her. A 5 sec improvement is OUTSTANDING! FarLeftFist Jul 2012 #86
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