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The Sports Bank:
In the wake of the Penn State sex scandal, the fact that a book called Touched, the story of Jerry Sandusky’s life in his own words, still sits on Amazon’s virtual bookshelf is both disturbing and horrid.
This disgusting coincidence is highlighted by many Amazon “book reviewers.” We’ll show some of the best best book reviews after the jump. Sandusky’s autobiography highlights his college football career and his involvement in children’s charities, including the founding of his charity, “Second Mile.”
Like I said in a previous post, I believe it should be removed from the virtual shelves.
But here’s one edition that’s even more disturbing:
From Busted Coverage:
you can now buy an even creepier version of the book on eBay.
How could it be any creepier? The book is allegedly signed by Sandusky with a special message to an attendee of his football camp. The inscription reads: “To Jake, I really enjoyed you at camp! Best Wishes! Jerry Sandusky.”
Follow the link to see a pic of the inscr
BEST OF MAXIM
Experts say Penn State's reputation can be repaired even though it was shattered in the wake of a sex abuse scandal involving a former assistant football coach.
Perhaps the biggest step in that direction is what the university has done: hire someone with scant ties to the school's day-to-day operations to help investigate what administrators knew about Jerry Sandusky and...
Lawyers for two Penn State administrators charged with perjury and with failing to properly report suspected child abuse want prosecutors to turn over material to help them prepare for their preliminary hearing next month.
Attorneys for athletic director Tim Curley and former university vice president Gary Schultz wrote to state prosecutors Tuesday to seek grand jury testimony and...
Great piece on The Post Game by Professor Jeremi Duru on the Penn State scandal - Explaining Penn State Scandal To My Dad.
The wife of former Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno will have to find a new place to swim after school officials decided to ban her from the university pool.
A source close to the Paterno family told The Harrisburg Patriot-News that Sue Paterno was informed Wednesday she would no longer be welcomed at the school's facilities, adding that no reason was given.
For the third time in the past eight weeks, placekicker/punter Anthony Fera (Cypress, Texas) has been selected Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week. Fera was honored for his efforts in Penn State's 20-14 win at Ohio State last Saturday.
All the judges in Penn State's home county removed themselves from potentially presiding over the child sex-abuse case against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky and will be replaced by outside jurists, the Pennsylvania court system announced Thursday.
Penn State basketball fans will have the chance to enjoy dinner weekly with Nittany Lion coach Patrick Chambers as the "Penn State Basketball Show" will be broadcast live from Damon's Grill in State College.
Guard Tim Frazier nets another career high in scoring as the Nittany Lions down the Bulls to improve to 4-1.
Penn State receiver Derek Moye is trying to ignore questions from outsiders. Safety Drew Astorino has leaned on his family for support.
Penn State QB Matt McGloin is confident the offense can hold up its end of the bargain when the Lions travel to Wisconsin to play for the Big Ten Leaders crown this week.