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Joe Paterno Statue

The Paterno Statue as Object Lesson: The Demise of Public Art and Monuments Built Before Their Time

Paul Gunther | Posted 09.24.2012 | Home
Paul Gunther

2012-07-25-Screenshot20120725at11.42.49AM.pngThe demolition of Joe Paterno's premature bronze tableau sadly exemplifies the peril of a certain kind of hubris.

A Penn State Graduate Mourns

Matt Jones | Posted 09.22.2012 | Sports
Matt Jones

Rather than dwelling on the past and drowning in anger and sorrow, I hope we seize this opportunity to wholeheartedly fight child abuse. I have struggled with losing an idol, but there is no grey area in the matter of reporting known child abuse.

JoePa Statue Removed, Became A 'Source Of Division'

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.23.2012 | College

Penn State officials defended their decision to tear down former head coach Joe Paterno's statue in a statement released Sunday -- one day before NCAA...

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Len Berman | Posted 09.22.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Yes the Joe Paterno statue had to come down. Statues are for heroes and we now know that Paterno wasn't one. Now we can get down to the real issues of how Penn State is going to move forward, and not get stuck on symbolism.

Why the Joe Paterno Mystique Endures

Rick Newman | Posted 09.21.2012 | Home
Rick Newman

The university could still decide to relocate the statue to someplace else on campus, or nearby. Why is it so hard to un-honor a man who allowed loyalty to trump morality and abetted the grievous harm of children?

Lloyd Carr: 'That Was Not The Joe Paterno I Knew'

Posted 07.22.2012 | Sports

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Former Michigan coach Lloyd Carr says he's not qualified to offer an opinion on whether a statue of Joe Paterno on the Penn ...

Paterno Family: Tearing Down Statue Doesn't Serve Victims

AP | Posted 07.22.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The statement issued by the family of Joe Paterno in response to the famed coach's statue being removed from outside the Penn St...

Penn State Takes Down Paterno Statue

AP | MARC LEVY | Posted 09.21.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Cloresa Turner drove to central Pennsylvania from Virginia to see the statue of veteran Penn State football coach Joe Pater...

Report: Paterno Statue To Be Removed

Posted 07.20.2012 | Sports

The fate of the bronze statue of Joe Paterno standing outside of Beaver Stadium on the Penn State campus has become a key point of contention ever sin...

Plane Flies Over PSU Threatening To Remove Paterno Statue

Posted 07.18.2012 | Sports

Although Penn State's Board of Trustees has yet to decide what to do with the bronze statue of Joe Paterno outside of the football stadium, the views ...

No Decision Reached On Paterno Statue

AP | Posted 07.16.2012 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State says no decision has been made on the future of the Joe Paterno statue outside Beaver Stadium. The university has re...

Should Penn State Take Down Paterno Statue?

Posted 07.12.2012 | Sports

Joe Paterno and key administrators at Penn State University "concealed critical facts" about the sexual abuse perpetrated by Jerry Sandusky, according...

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Len Berman | Posted 01.17.2012 | New York
Len Berman

Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski set the all time record for division one wins with 903. When Coach K started there was no shot clock, no three-point field goal and kids actually stayed in college for four whole years.