Category Archives: PSU football

Posnanski’s Book-Diorama, Paterno as Shoe ‘Runner’,and the Great 20th Century Sports-Content Grab

Note: This is the first of a two-part review; the second part can be seen at “Posnanski on Paterno: You Can Lead a Whore to Culture, But You Can’t Make Her Think.“ “Don’t underestimate the world. It can corrupt quickly … Continue reading

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Tressel-Paterno-Freeh-Peppers, a 1924 Constitution, and Raggedy-Ann Doll Compliance

  Some remarkable recent revelations about the apparently systematic use of sham “academic” courses by UNC’s basketball and football players over the last decade have prompted head-scratching and exclamation about whether NCAA President Mark Emmert’s “bold” assertion of summary sanction … Continue reading

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Real Impact of PSU Scandal: Paterno (and Tressel) Explode One of NCAA’s Three Big Lies

Don’t Be Fooled:  The horror of Sandusky’s predations, alone, was enough to knock you off balance. Then,, in just half-a summer, Sandusky gets slammered for four “lifes,” Louie Freeh focuses his old FBI flashlight on the primodial consumptive slime which … Continue reading

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Erikson Stiff-Arms PSU Board to Bury His Prior Sandusky Knowledge?–or Did He and Emmert Ever Read Freeh?

As I noted in my earlier posting, if President Rodney Erikson of PSU did not need to consult and inform his Board of Trustees on the issue of whether to agree to sanctions which were imposed by the NCAA, then … Continue reading

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PSU and the Aftershocks: JoPa Threw AD, VP, and Prez Under the Bus, and the Hits Just Keep on Comin’

The next big PSU aftershock has registered: Former AD Tim Curley’s 2001 email suggests that Curley, VP Schultz, and President Spanier all knew what to do, upon receiving report that Mike McQueary witnessed Sandusky in the Lasch Building showers with … Continue reading

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Justice Works, And Sandusky Victims’ Schoolmates Asked Questions – So Why Didn’t Paterno?

Lesson #1: Victim credibility was never a “close call”: The avalanche of guilty counts tells us alot more about the consequences of inaction and coverup by PSU’s Paterno and other higher ups over these many years: it would have been a … Continue reading

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“Wilful Blindness” by Joe Paterno and Fred Wilpon: Self-Interest Trumps the Duty to Protect Others

Please prove to us that you were not “wilfully blind” to evil Why are Joe Paterno and Fred Wilpon, the Mets’ magnate sliding toward bankruptcy, soul brothers? In large part, because PSU Assistant Coach Mike McQueary is alot like former … Continue reading

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“Openness” at PSU: Pres. Spanier’s Sabattical is More in the Nature of a Witness Protection Program

Let’s see now. This is a sort of “Where’s Waldo?” project: Where’s former PSU President Graham Spanier? These are the sorts of things you could easily find out through a Freedom of Information request, in a heartbeat. Except in Pennsylvania, … Continue reading

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PSU Erikson’s Fraudulent Laughable “Openness” Website Just Seeks to Continue the Coverup

This is rich. This is so rich. Go to http://openness.psu.edu/  This is the New York PR-types — they probably set this all up for Erikson, at the cost of $250,000.  But you know what? You (and I) will NEVER KNOW the … Continue reading

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Penn State to NCAA: BUZZ OFF

Here’s the text of PSU’s message in response to Pres. Mark Emmert’s Nov. 17 letter of inquiry: “The NCAA is actively collecting information from the Penn State Special Committee Investigative Counsel during its ongoing investigation to determine our next steps.  … Continue reading

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