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Letters to the editor: Friday August 6, 2010

<strong></strong>It’s a sad disgrace that drug abusers like A-Roid (AlexRodriguez), Mark McGwire, Barry Bonds, Sammy Sosa, etc., are routinelymentioned alongside legends like Hank Aaron, Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig,who achieved what they did without the use of performance-enhancingchemicals.

Toronto. It’s a sad disgrace that drug abusers like A-Roid (Alex Rodriguez), Mark McGwire, Barry Bonds, Sammy Sosa, etc., are routinely mentioned alongside legends like Hank Aaron, Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, who achieved what they did without the use of performance-enhancing chemicals.

If there were any justice in this world, the steroid boys would have their records expunged and serve some time in jail.

Unfortunately, our society quietly condones the use of dope because of the billions of dollars to be made from its sale that finds its way through the corridors of power.

Larry Roberts, Toronto

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EDMONTON. @schultzam: you kidding me? No, lady gaga is beautiful inside, underneath all of the ugly dramatic costumes and makeup man ...

We asked: What book would you like to see made into a movie?

Toronto. Marc H. Stevens’ book Escape, Evasion and Revenge: The True Story of a German Jewish RAF Pilot Who Bombed Berlin and Became a POW.

Janis Goodman, Toronto

 
 
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