I hope there is always an * next to his record. Babe Ruth and Hank Aaron didn't rely on steroids to do what they did. If Bonds didn't act like such a big jerk, this would have never been brought up. You reap what you sow.
You gotta feel sorry for his kids. They just don't what this will do to them in the years to come. He should have thought about the consequences facing his family and retired and not pursue the home run record. His "Big Head" and even bigger ego prevented that.