Lance Armstrong’s Mail Fraud
Posted by Jon Littman on July 22, 2010 in Performance, Storytelling

The story behind the story, that’s what I love. The last few weeks countless journalists have been writing about the FDA investigation of Lance Armstrong for fraud and sports doping. I decided to ask a simple question. What in the world was a government monopoly like the Post Office, which just lost $ 4 billion last year, doing throwing millions at Lance Armstrong?  As I dug deeper, I found to my amazement that they’d also thrown nearly $ 4 million to that starving team, the New York Yankees. It just proves what I’ve come to believe: Ask the questions others don’t. Here’s my piece in the Huffington Post,