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"At approximately 9:30 p.m. on March 1, 2002, a Penn State graduate assistant entered what should have been an empty football locker room. He was surprised to hear the showers running and noises he thought sounded like sexual activity, according to a Pennsylvania grand jury “finding of fact” released Saturday"

With that sentence Dave Wetzel of Yahoo Sports begins a story that is a strong indictment of Penn St, its AD, members of the Administration, the university President, and even Joe Paterno.

The NCAA is the least of the problems that this will cause the University. The legal issues, the public relations nightmare, and the very foundation of the university will be shaken.

These allegations if proven true will rival the problems visited on the Catholic Church for the cover up that the church hierarchy engaged in. The PSU administration will also be seen to have engaged and perhaps even abetted the crimes and abuse suffered by the victims.

The NCAA, Penn State, and college athletics have not seen a scandal of the these propotions.

5:28 PM PT: 2 PSU staffers charged w/not notifying the police or child protective services. Paterno, highest profile state employee in Pennsylvania, not charged. Yet he had knowleged!

5:40 PM PT: Grand Jury report....Sandusky lured children into having sex by 1)buying them drugs 2) by promising them a spot on the PSU football team 3)taking them on bowl trips

5:50 PM PT: If I told you that a man who has been charged with raping children in and around the PSU campus since the mid 90' s was , as I type, a free man ...would you belive me? WTF is wrong with this picture?


Should Joe Paterno retire? Or be indicted as well?

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