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I had to rewind the clip and watch it again and again. It's the pivotal moment in the Armstrong lie

Paul Kimmage


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Lance Armstrong. Photo: AFP/Getty

Lance Armstrong. Photo: AFP/Getty

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Lance Armstrong. Photo: AFP/Getty

I've been having these dreams. Covid dreams. Sorry, have I mentioned them before? I'm on the road. Travelling. Familiar faces. Strange events. But not recently. Not Monday or Tuesday or Wednesday or Thursday or Friday. Not one dream. Not one restful night. Just tossing and turning and swearing and angst:

'Verbruggen.'

'McQuaid.'