I pretty much understand the mindset that led to it, but writing a long essay simply wondering out loud, and in the absence of any supporting evidence aside from her extraordinary performance, whether performance-enhancing drugs are behind the successes of 41-year-old supermom swimmer Dara Torres, strikes me as an intensely irresponsible piece of journalism from Pat Forde and his editors at ESPN.com. I’d say they owe the poor woman an apology.
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