Lance Armstrong Ambush
Posted by Jon Littman on November 6, 2010 in Performance, Storytelling

THE BEST THING ABOUT THE WEB is the absence of a filter. Yesterday I caught wind of an amazing story:  Strong arms tactics  by federal agents in the Lance Armstrong case. I worked the phones and got two sources to nail down a story that sounded like something out of a Starsky and Hutch episode.

“Yaroslav Popovych, the cyclist, was in Austin on Friday, October 22nd to help Lance Armstrong, his former teammate, raise more than $3.1 million that weekend for the fight against cancer in a Livestrong Challenge. But the Ukranian could be forgiven for thinking he was no longer in Texas but back in the former Soviet Union.” Here’s the rest of the piece in the Huffington Post:

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jonathan-littman/lance-armstrong-ambush-fe_b_778654.html