Penn State Scandal (Update: NCAA Punishment handed out)
View Single Post
11-11-2011, 10:39 AM
Give 'em Enough Rope
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Costa Rica
Originally Posted by
Tim Graham tweeted the other night saying how the older he gets the more similarities he sees between sports and religion, and I can't help but agree with him. Maybe I'm crazy, but some very religious people act as if their religion is perfect, and can do no wrong. Look at the reaction of Penn State students and others defending Paterno to Joe Pa's firing. See any similarities?
Zeal and fanatism in any form can lead to that -- be it for religion, sports, or politics.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. - Aristotle
View Public Profile
Find More Posts by Chainshot