Politics

The Nine Most Memorable Dethronings

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As Hamid Karzai battles the loss of his Afghan presidential title, we thought it would be appropriate to look back at the most notable falls from grace in America and elsewhere in the universe.

9) Marion Jones, stripped of five Olympic medals, 2007

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8) Norm Coleman, stripped of U.S. Senate seat, 2009

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7) Floyd Landis, stripped of Tour de France victory, 2006

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6) Vanessa Williams, stripped of Miss America crown, 1984

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5) Tonya Harding, stripped of U.S. Skating Championship title, 1994

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4) Muhammad Ali, stripped of World Heavyweight Champion title, 1967

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3) Milli Vanilli, stripped of Grammy for Best New Artist, 1990

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2) James Frey, stripped of Oprah's Book Club seal of approval, 2006

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1) Captain Kirk, stripped of his admiral rank, 1989 (Star Trek 5)

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