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Sandusky Abused Children, NCAA Abuses History

jtholden82 Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 10:07 PM
"What is wrong with having textbooks discuss the contributions of non white males to American and Californian history?" Nothing, unless they askew history by short changing/down playing/ignoring more signifcant figures who happened to have been white and/or emphasizing/exaggerating/embellishing contributions of minority figures. But, we all know they will because there is already too much material for teachers to cover as is.

One of the NCAA's punishments of Penn State was the vacating of all its football team's wins from 1998 through 2011. It was in 1998 that Penn State coach Joe Paterno and university officials became aware of the accusation that assistant coach Jerry Sandusky had showered with a young boy.

As a result, Penn State's 112 wins are no longer wins, and Joe Paterno is no longer the coach with the most wins in college football history. Instead of 409 victories, his record shows 298.

Before explaining why this decision is morally wrong, I should note that...