Bill Gifford

Bill Gifford has written for Outside, Wired, Men's Health, and other magazines. He is working on a book about the future of medicine.

Politics
Sept. 17 2012 2:14 PMPaul Ryan, UbermenschWhy does the vice-presidential candidate keep hyping his physical prowess?
Sports Nut
June 14 2012 8:44 PMLance’s Last StandWill the latest doping investigation prove Lance Armstrong’s guilt or exonerate him once and for all?
Sports Nut
July 7 2009 6:06 PMJerkStrongHow Lance Armstrong is like Sarah Palin.
Dispatches
Sept. 10 2008 3:33 PMMcCain's Visit to Palin CountryI went to a Sarah Palin rally, but all I got was a lousy handshake from John McCain.
Sports Nut
Jan. 13 2006 1:51 PMWelcome to Miller TimeSo, America's top skier likes to drink too much. That's a surprise?
Sports Nut
July 1 2005 12:41 PMTour de BoreHow to revive the world's biggest cycling race.
Politics
Oct. 28 2004 6:02 PMPeople Who Vote TwiceA sudden crackdown on an old trick.
Well-traveled
July 30 2003 2:26 PMNew Siberia
Well-traveled
July 28 2003 4:51 PMStrangers on a Train
Sports Nut
Sept. 19 2000 3:00 AMLet Them Take Dope—and Make Them Tell
Medical Examiner
Aug. 29 2012 2:48 PMWill Starving Yourself Help You Live Longer?A major new study says what you eat may matter more than how much you eat.
Sports Nut
July 15 2010 10:34 AMAll Downhill From HereLance Armstrong's rotten Tour de France could just be the start of his troubles.
Sports Nut
July 1 2009 6:22 PMSteroids, Anyone?Tennis is one of the few sports that hasn't been tainted by doping scandals. Can any sport possibly be that clean?
Sports Nut
July 2 2007 5:54 PMCycling's Biggest DopesA reader's guide to the new Lance Armstrong and Floyd Landis books.
Dispatches
Nov. 23 2005 5:24 PMThe Bicycle DiariesIs it possible to live in America without a car? Uh, sort of.
Assessment
Dec. 10 2004 12:03 PMCheating AthletesWho dopes, why they dope, and who it hurts.
Swingers
Sept. 20 2004 2:29 PMPennsylvaniaIs Kerry going to blow it here, too?
Well-traveled
July 29 2003 2:32 PMCzar-ville
Well-traveled
Aug. 1 2003 10:13 AMBaikal Without a Seatbelt