... The New Yorker has a fascinating article about the sport, the use of steroids, and how shttp://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gifteroids have helped to promote the sport. This includes the 'Arnold Schwarzenegger as poster boy for steroid use' quote:
“Arnold is the poster boy. But if you got into a private conversation, do you really think he’d say, ‘I never should have done that’? Of course he would have done it! He’s a movie star and a millionaire because of it. He was governor of California! He could never have done any of that without it.”
The full article is here.
Apparently the 'Drugs Are Bad' message is only intended for failures. When it comes to the World's Strongest Man it would appear that steroid use has been nothing but good for the 'sport'.