Found November 09, 2011 on Nittany Lions Den:
Since Friday afternoon I have read countless articles, posts and tweets about my beloved Penn State University.  Most of them are uninformed.  Many of them point fingers.  None of them know or tell the entire story.  They can’t.  It is a story about power, lost innocence and selfishness that is bigger than any one person.  For this reason, I will not attempt to tell the entire story; just my own story, one that is echoed by thousands of students and fans across this campus. Every child has a role model.  Some kids look up to their parents while others look up to superheroes.  Some idolize their favorite singers while others aspire to be like their favorite athlete.  I, like thousands of others, have grown up idolizing The Pennsylvania State University.   I remember a time when I was six years old that I cried because my parents would not let me go into the Penn State versus Pittsburgh game.  Later, growing up in Switzerland, I always looked forward to our October holiday when w...
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