Welcome to the Friday news roundup. I’m afraid there’s not a lot of good out there, though if it bleeds it leads, so perhaps good things are happening, but they aren’t pushing through.
Lots of bad news, but
The worst is that House Hunters
is not even real.
Kittens and caboodles – Greetings and welcome, for you have returned for another week of debauchery in the form of a written anecdote, slathered in the “truthiness,” and topped off with some bullshit, all like the news-based sundaes of your dreams. Read More News Appetizers:The World As It Is Be
“While the rest of the world sees how badly Paterno failed when a graduate assistant informed him in 2002 that he witnessed Sandusky raping a 10-year old boy, the Penn State community sees only the iconic image of the man and an uncertain football future without him. And the reaction is frightening.” Dan Wolken, Of Football and Fury.
“To me, Joe Paterno is still a great man and he will always be a legend. Unfortunately his legacy will be tainted, obviously, by this,” – Paul Posluszny, former Penn State player and current linebacker for the Jacksonville Jaguars Read More Sandusky, Paterno, and The Devotion to Rape Apology