Wiped from Armstrong's Twitter Profile: 7 Tour Titles

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By Matt Cantor,  Newser User
Posted Oct 23, 2012 8:49 AM CDT
In this July 24, 2005 file photo, Lance Armstrong carries the United States flag during a victory parade on the Champs Elysees avenue in Paris.   (AP Photo/Peter Dejong, File)

(Newser) – Now it's really official—Lance Armstrong is no longer a Tour de France champion. The proof: He removed his titles from his Twitter profile, which has 3.8 million followers, CBS News reports. His profile had proclaimed that he was a "father of 5 amazing kids, 7-time Tour de France winner, full time cancer fighter, part time triathlete." Now, it says, "Raising my five kids. Fighting Cancer. Swim, bike, run and golf whenever I can." (Read more Lance Armstrong stories.)

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