This is by far the hottest story in the news today as the Lance Armstrong Oprah Winfrey OWN TV interview airs tonight, January 17th, 2013.
In what is now be labeled as a two-night exclusive interview the tweets regarding this story are jamming Twitter in a big way.
Lance Armstrong had been fighting doping allegations for years and most recently had been hit with serious performance enhancing drug abuse claims brought about by the USADA (The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency).
With mounting evidence against him and dozens of witnesses claiming that the seven time Tour de France winner was doping Lance Armstrong had decided to come clean by answering these allegations.
Deciding when and where to air these out took a little time. With some behind the scenes negotiating Lance Armstrong is trying to lift his lifetime band from competitive cycling. The Oprah Winfrey interview and open disclosure of this admittance could help in achieving this goal.
Here are the trending Twitter reaction tweets and Armstrong Oprah hashtags regarding this trending story:
Related important Twitter accounts associated with this story:
@oprah: this is the official verified Twitter account of Oprah Winfrey with over 15.9 million followers. This latest tweet claims the interview was quite long as you can see, over 2 1/2 hours.
@lancearmstrong: the official verified Twitter account of Lance Armstrong with over 3.8 million followers. Lance’s latest tweet is related to his OWNTV interview.
@OWNTV: the official verified Twitter account of Oprah Winfrey’s OWN TV network with over 288,000 followers. The latest tweet from OWNTV is of course in regards to the two-night worldwide exclusive interview with Lance Armstrong which starts on Thursday night at 9:00/8:00 time.
@usantidoping: the USADA’s Twitter account.