WADA Press Conference Call on Sep 14, 11AM ET/8AM PT. Think they'll be asked about Jones, Floyd, and have some spin prepared?
AFP Chimes in with detailed, longer piece on The Filing, including this nice bullet list:
Bikebiz.UK says "It Woz the Lab, Guv", quotes TBV, piles on with a roundup of complaints about the LNDD.
- Three of four testosterone metabolite differentials tested in his sample were negative considering the margin of error while WADA protocol requires all such differentials show clear evidence of testosterone to have a positive.
- the lone testosterone metabolite that could be seen as a positive resulted from an unknown laboratory error and is not the result of testosterone usage.
- the metabolite that WADA-accredited labs declare is the best, longest-term indicator of improper testosterone usage was negative in Landis urine samples.
Procycling covers, but adds nothing; ditto Auntie Beeb.
UPI picks up Bikebiz, what's wid dat?
Reported in Germany, with fun machine translation.
USAToday sport blog touches on it; new (to me) site to watch.
Andreu told story because Lance got him fired from Toyota United after he testified unwillingly, and it leaked. I still don't understand the timing.
Sports Illustrated talks Armstrong, tars everyone including Floyd with Voet brush.
Catlin Says, "No problem here! Move along!" on EPO test.
Emailer passes on:
BBC discusses Marion Jones' case with a fair # of quotes from scientists about the tests (including an audio interview of Mr. Jacobs) and has a slideshow!! of a male athlete taking a urine test.Blogs
Comments open at FloydLandis.com, but subject to lengthy moderation delays; 40+ posted as of 1:00PT. There are some slams, so the the moderation is open minded. Have at it.
Dugard starting to think Floyd may have a case.
Vaughters, Postal '99, talks about Testosterone and Floyd at PelotonJim.
New blogger resonates with the story.
I work with labs, and this is messed up, says blogger.
Blogger boasts he is BLISSFULLY incoherent, but TBV is a hypocrite.
Does it matter if Floyd is guilty? ponders blogger.
Gibbie says wait and see, plugs TBV.
Phantom Reflections says looks like frameup, plugs TBV
Pay attention to some of the Comments to this Post, when the distinctions between Hamilton's defense and what appears to be happening with Landis are explored.
Daily Peloton forums take wait and see, compare unfavorably to Hamilton defense; also long chew over Andreu.
FloydLandisFans.com is a forum new to me where there aren't many folks shouting GUILTY!