Every week, mental_floss wanders into the archives of The New York Times to find the first time The Times covered a particular subject. This installment is of the greatest hits variety, with a focus on the world of sports. If you have a suggestion for a future edition, leave us a comment.
May 13, 1991
Armstrong May Not Win, But Watch This Space
Lance Armstrong is a boy doing a man's job, a 19-year-old American amateur racing against some of the world's best professional... READ ON