04/19/2005: And why aren't the sportswriters asking these kind of questions...
From William Saletan in Slate: The Beam in Your Eye: If steroids are cheating, why isn't LASIK?
A month ago, Mark McGwire was hauled before a congressional hearing and lambasted as a cheater for using a legal, performance-enhancing steroid precursor when he broke baseball's single-season home run record.
A week ago, Tiger Woods was celebrated for winning golf's biggest tournament, the Masters, with the help of superior vision he acquired through laser surgery.
What's the difference?
Len on 04.19.05 @ 08:26 AM CST