Washington Post columnist, former SI senior writer, co-author of two Armstrong as-told-tos
"There's nothing that I can learn about him short of murder that would alter my opinion on [Armstrong].... He's not the mastermind criminal the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency makes him out to be, and ... the process of stripping him of his titles reeks"
—The Washington Post, Aug. 25, 2012
Armstrong business partner on best sellers It's Not About the Bike and Every Second Counts
BUT STILL ...
Despite role as amanuensis for spin in millions of copies in print—e.g., "I would never take a substance like EPO or human growth hormone and jeopardize my health after what I'd been through"—she wrote in the Post on Dec. 16 that she's "not angry at Lance" because "the vast majority of [paragraphs in their books together], I stand by as honest."