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You Gotta be a Football Hero

Blair31 Wrote: Jul 24, 2012 8:49 PM
The NCAA should have given Penn State "the death penalty."
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no more, and longs eagerly for just two things -- bread and circuses.

-- Juvenal, Satires

Except that instead of circuses we call them football games -- a term linked indissolubly with the mess at Penn State: NCAA fines and penalties, disappearing statues of head coaches and all the rest.

"We've had enough," said Oregon State University President Ed Ray, affirming the virility of the NCAA penalty meted out to Penn State for ignoring ex-coach Jerry Sandusky's record of child abuse, a record too well known by now...