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Joe Paterno Really Didn't Know
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PSW6aG9hWok ^

Posted on 02/13/2013 9:59:29 AM PST by privatedrive

This excerpt from the Clemente Report is very disturbing. For anyone who refuses to believe that Joe didn't know - I think this story will change their minds. Would anyone blame this Mom, like they blame Joe? Would she be fired? Would she be cast as a horrible, evil person? Should all of her life's good work be erased because of this episode? Was she demonized like Joe has been? And this molestation happened literally right in front of her eyes.

Please watch the video, read the Clemente report, THEN please post your comments and let us know what you think.

Excerpt from Clemente Report:

"One of the many potential victims whom I interviewed during the investigation had a very interesting story to tell. First, I spoke with the boy’s mother. She assured me that she had already asked her approximately 6-year-old son whether Taus had molested him. He said no, so she believed there was no reason for me to talk to her son. I told her I would just like to ask a few questions and it would not take long. She reluctantly agreed. I interviewed the boy while he sat beside his mother and asked the boy a number of questions before I inquired whether Taus played any games with him. He answered that yes, they played the tickle game. I asked how the game was played. At that point, I recall the boy turning to his mother and saying, “You remember Mom, when I was sitting on his lap last time he was here talking to you. He had his hand up my shorts tickling my privates. He tickles me and I have to try not to laugh.” I looked at the mother and all the color had drained from her face. She could not believe that Taus had molested her son right in front of her very eyes and she had no idea that it had happened. She trusted Taus so much based on his profession, his reputation, and her repeated positive interactions with him that she never even questioned the fact that he liked to have her son sit on his lap."

ALL OF YOU PEOPLE, PARTICULARLY ESPN TALKING HEADS, NEED TO SHOW SOME REAL COURAGE AND ADMIT THAT YOU WERE WRONG. IT COULD HAVE JUST AS EASILY BEEN YOU INSTEAD OF JOE. OR THAT POOR MOM. CMON PEOPLE - HAVE SOME MORAL COURAGE AND ADMIT YOUR MISTAKE, AND HELP THESE GOOD PEOPLE RESTORE THE LEGACY OF ONE OF THE TRULY GREAT MEN IN THE HISTORY OF FOOTBALL.


TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: Pennsylvania
KEYWORDS: apologists; childabuse; homosexualagenda; paterno; pedophilia; pennstate; sandusky; sycophants
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To: wiggen; FlJoePa

It doesn’t matter. The truth was exposed and the guilt killed him. Everyone should let it go.


51 posted on 02/13/2013 11:34:14 AM PST by eyedigress ((zOld storm chaser from the west)/)
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To: privatedrive; Admin Moderator; Jim Robinson
You pedophile enablers sicken me...

Joe Paterno: ‘I Wish I Had Done More’

52 posted on 02/13/2013 11:34:36 AM PST by Timber Rattler (Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
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To: JohnG45

The ESPN article: http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/8934116/paterno-family-report-not-enough-clean-joepa-reputation-college-football


53 posted on 02/13/2013 11:36:03 AM PST by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: pghoilman

If one of your points is that pedophiles can be very tricky and are good at hiding their actions, I agree. That is why the crime is so horrible.


54 posted on 02/13/2013 11:36:52 AM PST by Opinionated Blowhard ("When the people find they can vote themselves money, that will herald the end of the republic.")
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To: privatedrive

and the German people didn’t know the Nazis were really killing Jews.

and Sean Payton didn’t know that his DC was paying a bounty for big hits.

and Liz Taylor and others close to him didn’t think MJ was molesting kids.

and Nixon didn’t know about Watergate

and the SS didn’t know Slick Willy was getting Monica’ed

There are many here who scream for culpability in our government but willing to turn a blind eye when it affects a iconic old man’s legacy.


55 posted on 02/13/2013 11:38:11 AM PST by Resolute Conservative
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Before I get piled on for that statement, I meant this thread doesn’t matter. Joe Paterno knew his legacy was ruined and that of PSU management. I have no adverse opinion of the players, alumni or fans.

The elite of PSU covered this up. That is a BIG problem. This thread will never absolve Paterno of looking the other way.


56 posted on 02/13/2013 11:41:23 AM PST by eyedigress ((zOld storm chaser from the west)/)
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To: allmendream
Judging from the latest Paterno stories on the web, it seems that his family is making a full court effort to try and repair Joe's reputation.

Joe Paterno's family begins reputation repair work

I wonder if this also involves hiring a public relations firm and getting friends and alumni to post this nonsense in forums and blogs across the web, Rat astrotruf style?

57 posted on 02/13/2013 11:43:14 AM PST by Timber Rattler (Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
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To: JohnG45

Dan Wetzel commentary: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/ncaaf—paterno-family-report-does-little-to-diminish-belief-coach-knew-of-first-sandusky-allegation-184221077.html


58 posted on 02/13/2013 11:45:56 AM PST by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: napscoordinator

Pedo State should be bulldozed to the ground and then nuked from orbit just to be sure. Paterno’s statue should be shipped to the Ft.Sill artillery range to be used for target practice.


59 posted on 02/13/2013 11:49:24 AM PST by SVTCobra03 (You can never have enough friends, horsepower or ammunition.)
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To: Timber Rattler

The correct quote is below:

“With the benefit of hindsight, I wish I had done more.”

See the difference?
Probably not.


60 posted on 02/13/2013 11:57:39 AM PST by pghoilman (Earth First. We'll drill the rest of the galaxy later.)
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To: Boogieman

You’re right, I should be ashamed, unlike the late coach who never should have felt shame.


61 posted on 02/13/2013 12:00:38 PM PST by muir_redwoods (Don't fire until you see the blue of their helmets)
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To: JohnG45
As former governor of Pennsylvania, Thornburgh has admitted that he was also a good friend of Paterno's.

Clear conflict of interest.

62 posted on 02/13/2013 12:01:34 PM PST by Timber Rattler (Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
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To: FlJoePa
So Jim Clemente is a liar? Do you know anything about him?

http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/i-team/harvey-authors-run-reverse-fail-attempt-defend-paterno-article-1.1260527

There is a saying among the criminal bar that the presumption of innocence begins with the payment of a lawyer’s retainer.

Even worse, I’ve heard an attorney tell a judge that he is waiting until a client’s cousin, Mr. Green (meaning money), arrives prior to officially appearing on behalf of the defendant.

Jim Clemente, one of the main authors of the just-released Paterno family report and a heretofore-respected retired FBI agent, suggested that Louis Freeh, the former federal judge and director of the FBI, produced a flawed report on the Jerry Sandusky/Penn State child molestation tragedy. Specifically, Clemente and former U.S. attorney general Richard Thornburgh challenge every conclusion made by Freeh, whose July report concluded that Joe Paterno assisted in covering up the horrific child sex abuse acts perpetrated by Sandusky over Sandusky’s many years as a Penn State assistant football coach and athletic department member, a man whose office was literally steps away from Paterno’s.

Indeed, Clemente was on national television Sunday repeating his mantra that Freeh’s report was incomplete, that Freeh failed to point out that Sandusky was a “skillful manipulator” who was able to hide his crimes, and that Paterno cannot be held accountable for the way he handled the information about Sandusky abusing a young boy in the Penn State football locker room.

Clemente, however, failed to mention in “The Rush To Injustice Regarding Joe Paterno,” or in his news interviews Sunday that as an FBI agent he worked closely with Stop It Now, an organization intent on preventing sexual abuse of children. Or that a month after the report was issued last summer he was helpful in passing along Stop It Now members’ messages of thanks and appreciation to Freeh for his groundbreaking report on the Penn State scandal. The messages passed on to Freeh spoke of the Freeh report being a “tipping point” in changing the way organizations and leaders deal with red flags involving possible child molestation. These folks wanted to commend Freeh for pointing out that too often adults are loyal to other adults and that it is important to put children’s safety above everything else. It i

s difficult to believe Clemente wouldn’t have read the messages being sent to his former boss, yet he never said anything about Freeh’s report being inaccurate or unfair at the time he forwarded words of thanks and appreciation from people who devote their lives to preventing child abuse. (He now says the difference is that he’s had time to read and dissect the report.) Clemente went on television Sunday to tell us that his investigation revealed Sandusky to be a “groomer,” a child molester who was in the top 1% of his field and someone who was great at hiding his behavior and grooming children to become victims. In addition, Clemente submits that Paterno was never told specifics about Sandusky’s acts.

Yet Clemente failed to acknowledge the simple reality that Sandusky didn’t hide what he was doing. No one denies that Sandusky molested a young teenager on the Penn State campus in the football locker room, which was witnessed by an assistant football coach, or that Paterno was told about it and took virtually no action. In his own words, under oath, Paterno said Mike McQueary, a graduate assistant, came over to the Paterno house and said he witnessed Sandusky “fondling, whatever you might call it — I’m not sure what the term would be — a young boy.”

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/i-team/harvey-authors-run-reverse-fail-attempt-defend-paterno-article-1.1260527#ixzz2KoKAqSeU

63 posted on 02/13/2013 12:02:03 PM PST by Alaska Wolf (Carry a Gun, It's a Lighter Burden Than Regret)
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To: SVTCobra03

Let them have their Paterno statue so they’ll have something to pray to.


64 posted on 02/13/2013 12:03:38 PM PST by bluetick (If you're going to err, err on the side of liberty.)
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To: privatedrive

I don’t really know the facts in the case, but what happened to Joe Paterno broke my heart. My wife’s family is from western Pennsylvania, and she grew up in Attleboro near Providence and Brown where Paterno played quarterback and cornerback. She was a Brown fan and Huge Paterno fan. She turned on him, like a lot of other people. I always admired Paterno, he seemed to play the game the right way. I hate to believe the worst about him.

Sandusky should rot in Hell. Tomorrow, if not today.


65 posted on 02/13/2013 12:04:29 PM PST by Lonesome in Massachussets (What word begins with "O" and ends in economic collapse?)
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To: wiggen
Furthermore by coming around with these incredibly stupid articles you’re abusing the rest of us as well.

Yep, it makes the entire site look bad.

66 posted on 02/13/2013 12:05:26 PM PST by Timber Rattler (Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
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To: privatedrive
Apparently the Great Phys.Ed. Coach was the model for the character of Bart Simpson.


67 posted on 02/13/2013 12:07:05 PM PST by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: Resolute Conservative

RC - I have read and admired your posts over the years, and I’d like to try to convince you to take a step back.

It’s not about the legacy, it’s just about the Freeh report. The biggest issue with the Freeh report is the wild conclusions and accusations made on an incomplete investigation. Paterno dedicated his life to helping others, to trying to make young men into exceptional human beings, teaching life lessons that would last long past the football field. And make no mistake, he wanted to win as many football games while doing so and was very driving and demanding in the pursuit of all of these goals tied together.

However, this does not mean he had no faults. He was the all-time most winning coach in college football. However, there were many times that his team was stopped on fourth down. Many times he ran when he should have thrown, kicked when he should have gone for it, etc. And just like the rest of us, he made mistakes off the field as well.

The Freeh report comes to the wild conclusion that Paterno and Penn State knowingly harbored a child predator and did so to benefit a football program. I am not here to try and convince you that Joe Paterno, or Penn State, handled the situation exactly as it should have been handled. But we sit here ten years later and are able to analyze this situation with the benefit of hindsight, and we are able to see what a monster, what a manipulator Jerry Sandusky was. Paterno did not have that knowledge. In his last days, he admitted that with the benefit of hindsight, he wished he had done more. But at that time, neither Paterno nor anyone else involved in the situation knew the severity of what a monster Sandusky was. We can argue back and forth whether he and other Penn State officials should have better recognized the severity of the situation and thus handled things in a different manner. The misunderstanding of how serious this situation was resulted in grave and significant consequences. And to that, Paterno admitted that is one of his life’s greatest regrets. But that is a fair cry from the wild accusations in the Freeh report, that these individuals, including Paterno, who dedicated his life to helping young people, knowingly covered up the actions of a child predator.


68 posted on 02/13/2013 12:13:53 PM PST by pghoilman (Earth First. We'll drill the rest of the galaxy later.)
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To: privatedrive
Save your breath as this thread always brings out the wackos that rival those watching msnbc. It is no wonder we lost the election and got 4 more years of hell. Low information people go away, get educated even a little and get a job.
69 posted on 02/13/2013 12:14:26 PM PST by cmwy
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To: pghoilman

I do not believe for one instant that none of them knew.

If they did not know, they are non-educable retards who would not be able to learn how to read or drive a car.

They just covered for him. And maybe some were participants.


70 posted on 02/13/2013 12:18:08 PM PST by little jeremiah (Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point. CSLewis)
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To: cmwy

I know. See post 70 above.


71 posted on 02/13/2013 12:20:15 PM PST by pghoilman (Earth First. We'll drill the rest of the galaxy later.)
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To: privatedrive
Save your breath as this thread always brings out the wackos that rival those watching msnbc. It is no wonder we lost the election and got 4 more years of hell. Low information people go away, get educated even a little and get a job.
72 posted on 02/13/2013 12:21:19 PM PST by cmwy
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To: pghoilman

A concise and poignant rebuttal, unlike some of the replies and emotions other thread conjure up. I will always lean to the side that he knew something, but I also like to remind myself “but for the grace of God go I...”.I have the luxury of saying I would have acted on it, but arm chairing is easy. I have confidence that he did wish he had done things differently.

I think he should have been quietly retired and barred from Penn State activities but removing his statue and the calls for him to be imprisoned were a bit aggressive.


73 posted on 02/13/2013 12:22:34 PM PST by Resolute Conservative
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To: Revolting cat!
Here's one more...

Joe Paterno family tries to remake his image in wake of Sandusky cover-up, and fails

The 238-page Paterno family response to the Freeh Report (available at www.paterno.com) is a public relations initiative that enlisted such long-time Paterno friends as former Pennsylvania Governor Dick Thornburgh and the Paterno family's attorney, Wick Sollers. It lacks the autonomous nature of the Freeh Report.

74 posted on 02/13/2013 12:23:48 PM PST by Timber Rattler (Just say NO! to RINOS and the GOP-E)
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To: Resolute Conservative

Thanks RC.


75 posted on 02/13/2013 12:25:19 PM PST by pghoilman (Earth First. We'll drill the rest of the galaxy later.)
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To: Timber Rattler

I doubt many think ahead but the fact about the site is 100% correct.


76 posted on 02/13/2013 12:27:37 PM PST by wiggen (The teacher card. When the racism card just won't work.)
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To: little jeremiah
If they did not know, they are non-educable retards..."

What does that make the local and state agencies that vetted js for SIX adoptions and numerous Foster children?

77 posted on 02/13/2013 12:27:37 PM PST by FlJoePa ("Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won't taste good")
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To: Timber Rattler

A Louis Freeh fan I take it.
Don’t read what sports reporters say, read the report!


78 posted on 02/13/2013 12:28:44 PM PST by pghoilman (Earth First. We'll drill the rest of the galaxy later.)
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To: US Navy Vet

March 2, 2002, Mike McQueary told Paterno what he had witnessed in the shower the day before—Sandusky raping a young boy. At least from that point on Paterno knew that Sandusky should not be allowed on campus and should be under a criminal investigation.


79 posted on 02/13/2013 12:30:54 PM PST by Verginius Rufus
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To: Timber Rattler

Please look up the definition of autonomous. Freeh has never done an autonomous review be it 9/11, Ruby Ridge or Paterno


80 posted on 02/13/2013 12:34:54 PM PST by cmwy
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To: Verginius Rufus

Don’t confuse the DRONES from “Happy Valley” with the FACTS! Ya know, “Bread and Circuses”.


81 posted on 02/13/2013 12:37:55 PM PST by US Navy Vet (Go Packers! Go Rockies! Go Boston Bruins! See, I'm "Diverse"!)
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To: Verginius Rufus

Good Lord that was the only count Sandusky was not convicted of. Why? because he never said that to anyone and he did not testify to that. Have some facts straight


82 posted on 02/13/2013 12:40:12 PM PST by cmwy
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To: pghoilman
, read the report!

Yet Clemente failed to acknowledge the simple reality that Sandusky didn’t hide what he was doing. No one denies that Sandusky molested a young teenager on the Penn State campus in the football locker room, which was witnessed by an assistant football coach, or that Paterno was told about it and took virtually no action. In his own words, under oath, Paterno said Mike McQueary, a graduate assistant, came over to the Paterno house and said he witnessed Sandusky “fondling, whatever you might call it — I’m not sure what the term would be — a young boy.”

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/i-team/harvey-authors-run-reverse-fail-attempt-defend-paterno-article-1.1260527#ixzz2KoKAqSeU

83 posted on 02/13/2013 12:41:00 PM PST by Alaska Wolf (Carry a Gun, It's a Lighter Burden Than Regret)
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To: US Navy Vet

Good stuff USN. Very persuasive. Thanks for contributing.


84 posted on 02/13/2013 12:42:12 PM PST by pghoilman (Earth First. We'll drill the rest of the galaxy later.)
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To: SVTCobra03

What they need to do is declare a national holiday for Joe Paterno. Unfortunately that would be enough to cover the damage that the media did to Joe. I swear there are some NASTY people who blame the entire school for one person. Well at least we are lucky enough to know that Penn State will rise again. God Bless the entire student body, the administration, football team and at the top of the list the Paterno’s. How awful they were treated.


85 posted on 02/13/2013 12:43:21 PM PST by napscoordinator (/)
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To: FlJoePa

Makes them complicit enablers.

Such state and local child adoption/CPS agencies are larded with leftsts and perverts. That is well known.


86 posted on 02/13/2013 12:43:29 PM PST by little jeremiah (Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point. CSLewis)
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To: SVTCobra03

What they need to do is declare a national holiday for Joe Paterno. Unfortunately that would not be enough to cover the damage that the media did to Joe. I swear there are some NASTY people who blame the entire school for one person. Well at least we are lucky enough to know that Penn State will rise again. God Bless the entire student body, the administration, football team and at the top of the list the Paterno’s. How awful they were treated.


87 posted on 02/13/2013 12:43:29 PM PST by napscoordinator (/)
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To: Verginius Rufus
"Sandusky raping a young boy"

Wow. You may have just blown the lid off this entire case. Great sleuthing! Where did you get that information? I suggest you contact Attorney General Kane immediately with your information, because it directly contradicts every piece of testimony in every prelim/trial held.

The GJ Presentment put that in there (even though it wasn't true) in an effort to get more victims to come forward. It doesn't make it true. It isn't true. It has been proven not to be true via testimony and even verdicts.

Here's her phone number. Seriously. You should call her and let her know that you may have information no one else has. 717-787-3391

Your information could help the state in the Curley/Schultz/Spanier trials - if they ever happen.

88 posted on 02/13/2013 12:43:58 PM PST by FlJoePa ("Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won't taste good")
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To: pghoilman
You don’t get it. This is how these friendly-pedophiles operate.

Oh I get it; I should probably use the /s on my psots to show the dripping sarcasm as it translates well in spoken word but written not so well.

As for Sandusky's grooming capabilities: at least two adults heard and saw him sodomizing children and did nothing.

One baseball coach (a cop in his day job) saw him hanging around his team obviously trolling and after the third time he saw him confronted him and told him never to come back.

He smelled a rat; and you and I would have too if he was Joe Doaks and not a PSU Coordinator.

89 posted on 02/13/2013 12:44:32 PM PST by Mikey_1962 (Obama: The Affirmative Action President.)
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To: vette6387

Thank God they have the adults working the case now. You childish brats were to quick to destroy a legend. Well you can go cry in the corner now that the truth is coming out. We will beat you liberals once and for all. Long Live Penn State!!!!


90 posted on 02/13/2013 12:47:23 PM PST by napscoordinator (/)
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To: Resolute Conservative

My Father was in post war Germany before his discharge (he speaks fluent German). He would ask people what happened to all the Nazi party members? Suprisingly they all died in the war.

Nobody participated in anything.


91 posted on 02/13/2013 12:48:21 PM PST by Mikey_1962 (Obama: The Affirmative Action President.)
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To: privatedrive
(Watch them squeal!) Football as a homoerotic ritual)
92 posted on 02/13/2013 12:52:00 PM PST by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: Timber Rattler
Poor Paterno's (as pluralized by a fan above)! An excerpt from the cleveland.com article:

There is also a limit to the goodwill the Paterno family has built up. Although Paterno is still a wronged man to fans in Centre County, Pa., where Penn State is located, the tone-deaf family was troubling in its insistence on every jot and tittle in perks they were owed. The contract securing those benefits had been negotiated in early 2011, at a time when Paterno already knew of a renewed Sandusky investigation.

On the list of granted wishes were a luxury box at Beaver Stadium; the use of a private plane; and hydrotherapy massages for Sue Paterno at the Lasch Building on campus, where some of the rapes occurred.


93 posted on 02/13/2013 12:55:02 PM PST by Revolting cat! (Bad things are wrong! Ice cream is delicious!)
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To: pghoilman

Your Welcome.


94 posted on 02/13/2013 12:55:46 PM PST by US Navy Vet (Go Packers! Go Rockies! Go Boston Bruins! See, I'm "Diverse"!)
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To: napscoordinator
Thank God they have the adults working the case now

http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/i-team/harvey-authors-run-reverse-fail-attempt-defend-paterno-article-1.1260527

There is a saying among the criminal bar that the presumption of innocence begins with the payment of a lawyer’s retainer.

Even worse, I’ve heard an attorney tell a judge that he is waiting until a client’s cousin, Mr. Green (meaning money), arrives prior to officially appearing on behalf of the defendant.

Jim Clemente, one of the main authors of the just-released Paterno family report and a heretofore-respected retired FBI agent, suggested that Louis Freeh, the former federal judge and director of the FBI, produced a flawed report on the Jerry Sandusky/Penn State child molestation tragedy. Specifically, Clemente and former U.S. attorney general Richard Thornburgh challenge every conclusion made by Freeh, whose July report concluded that Joe Paterno assisted in covering up the horrific child sex abuse acts perpetrated by Sandusky over Sandusky’s many years as a Penn State assistant football coach and athletic department member, a man whose office was literally steps away from Paterno’s.

Indeed, Clemente was on national television Sunday repeating his mantra that Freeh’s report was incomplete, that Freeh failed to point out that Sandusky was a “skillful manipulator” who was able to hide his crimes, and that Paterno cannot be held accountable for the way he handled the information about Sandusky abusing a young boy in the Penn State football locker room.

Clemente, however, failed to mention in “The Rush To Injustice Regarding Joe Paterno,” or in his news interviews Sunday that as an FBI agent he worked closely with Stop It Now, an organization intent on preventing sexual abuse of children. Or that a month after the report was issued last summer he was helpful in passing along Stop It Now members’ messages of thanks and appreciation to Freeh for his groundbreaking report on the Penn State scandal. The messages passed on to Freeh spoke of the Freeh report being a “tipping point” in changing the way organizations and leaders deal with red flags involving possible child molestation. These folks wanted to commend Freeh for pointing out that too often adults are loyal to other adults and that it is important to put children’s safety above everything else.

It is difficult to believe Clemente wouldn’t have read the messages being sent to his former boss, yet he never said anything about Freeh’s report being inaccurate or unfair at the time he forwarded words of thanks and appreciation from people who devote their lives to preventing child abuse. (He now says the difference is that he’s had time to read and dissect the report.) Clemente went on television Sunday to tell us that his investigation revealed Sandusky to be a “groomer,” a child molester who was in the top 1% of his field and someone who was great at hiding his behavior and grooming children to become victims. In addition, Clemente submits that Paterno was never told specifics about Sandusky’s acts.

Yet Clemente failed to acknowledge the simple reality that Sandusky didn’t hide what he was doing. No one denies that Sandusky molested a young teenager on the Penn State campus in the football locker room, which was witnessed by an assistant football coach, or that Paterno was told about it and took virtually no action. In his own words, under oath, Paterno said Mike McQueary, a graduate assistant, came over to the Paterno house and said he witnessed Sandusky “fondling, whatever you might call it — I’m not sure what the term would be — a young boy.”

Read more: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/i-team/harvey-authors-run-reverse-fail-attempt-defend-paterno-article-1.1260527#ixzz2KoKAqSeU

95 posted on 02/13/2013 12:57:41 PM PST by Alaska Wolf (Carry a Gun, It's a Lighter Burden Than Regret)
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To: pghoilman
You you are convinced that Joe, presumably because he is omnitpotent (sic), did in fact know

Or because McQueary told him he saw Sandusky "doing things of a sexual nature" with a young boy in the Penn State showers, and this was after another investigation that implicated Sandusky in child rape.

And Joe continued to let Sandusky bring young boys on the road with the team, because following up might have embarrassed the football program.

96 posted on 02/13/2013 12:57:41 PM PST by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: US Navy Vet

That would be “You’re Welcome”.

To use it your way would be as follows:

You’re wearing our your welcome.


97 posted on 02/13/2013 1:01:17 PM PST by pghoilman (Earth First. We'll drill the rest of the galaxy later.)
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To: dead
"And Joe continued to let Sandusky bring young boys on the road with the team, because following up might have embarrassed the football program. "

Some of the idiocy here is alarming. js retired after the 1999 season. The incident you are referring to occurred in 2001. js never went on any bowl trips or any other trips after his retirement.

MM testified that after 2001 he never again saw js with a second mile kid on campus. Ever.

Where do some of you people come up with this stuff? It's mind boggling how dis-informed some of you are. Truly mind-boggling. It feels good, so you just type it out as if it's fact.

Effin' stupid is what it is.

98 posted on 02/13/2013 1:03:12 PM PST by FlJoePa ("Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won't taste good")
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To: Alaska Wolf

Are these your words? Or are you quoting some sports reporter?


99 posted on 02/13/2013 1:04:17 PM PST by pghoilman (Earth First. We'll drill the rest of the galaxy later.)
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To: pghoilman
Are these your words?

I posted the link. How could you miss it?

100 posted on 02/13/2013 1:10:49 PM PST by Alaska Wolf (Carry a Gun, It's a Lighter Burden Than Regret)
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