Spitting in the Soup: Inside the Dirty Game of Doping in Sports with Mark Johnson -- The Library Channel
Premiere Date: 11/21/2016; 57 minutes
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In his new book, Spitting in the Soup: Inside the Dirty Game of Doping in Sports, UC San Diego alumnus and sports journalist Mark Johnson traces the doping culture in professional sports, from the early days when pills meant progress, to the current day, when athletes are vilified for the use of performance-enhancing drugs. In his book, Johnson, who has covered cycling as a writer and photographer since the 1980s, explores the complex relationships that underlie elite sports culture. (#31408)

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