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"I'm willing to accept it, as long as we're honest about it and enthusiastically accept the consequences of our decision," writes sports journalist Jason Whitlock (left). "The high road no longer pays our bills. So, like TMZ, the National Enquirer and all the rest, we will pick through the personal lives of celebrity athletes." || Related columns by Paula Morton, Roy Peter Clark, Jason Fry and Jon Friedman.