McGwire Much Too Late for Forgiveness
Instead, he just perpetuated his long-running lie about steroids and lost his reputation and credibility forever.
"Are you taking the Fifth?'' he was asked by Representative Elijah Cummings, a Democrat from Maryland.
"I'm not here to discuss the past," said McGwire, in the ill-fated statement that will define him forever. "I'm here to be positive about this subject.''