Bonds gets two years probation and home confinement

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    Trajan conscientia mille testes

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    slap on the wrist!
     
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    I still don't understand the double standard between gambling and steroid use

    Pete Rose has been banned for 30 years because he bet on baseball. Someone who bets on baseball may be tempted to cheat

    Someone who uses steroids IS cheating
     
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    I don't know either, but gambling destroys families. Steroids take a toll on the body.

    A commissioner issued the 30 years, didn't he? I think the steroids were more of a court matter, though I could be wrong. All that kind of stuff goes into the aesthetics of sports, sportsmanship, human health, and in the case of gambling mental and sociological issues.
     

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