Roger Clemens is in trouble. Did he knowingly take steroids and Human Growth Hormone and then lie about it during his testimony before congress? Is Clemens guilty of lying or just hubris? Which sin is worse?
Or is “The Rocket” now doomed to live a disintegrating life on the front pages of the New York newspapers?
Should fallen idols like Roger Clemens be pitied or shamed?
If Clemens is headed to jail and President Bush pardons his Texas pal — as he did for buddy Scooter Libby — will Bonds, Jones and Vick be pardoned for their sins as well?
If not, what message does that send to the American youth and the rest of the world?