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Joe Paterno, Rick Perry, truck-flipping, my generation, and the values for which we fight

“Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.” — Henry David Thoreau “It’s unfortunate. We preach, preach, preach and they stepped out of line. They deserve what they’re going to get. Whatever that’s going to be, I don’t … Continue reading

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A hard look at the mind-warping culture of college sports

By DAVID MURPHY dave@rebelbutter.com There is an image that all of us need to internalize, particularly those of us who gathered in front of that famous little house in State College yesterday afternoon, whooping and chanting in a desperate attempt … Continue reading

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