One-thousand words: The shrine

What do you suppose it was like the last time a long-time professor at Penn State died?

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  • BenCh

    I find it interesting that you filed this under “Religion” and not “Sports” or something similar… is there a reason?

  • Tom

    Filed under: religion

  • Bob Collins

    // is there a reason?

    Pretty much just to see if you’d notice. I should’ve known you would, Ben.

  • Jim Shapiro

    What exactly is being honored here? The last vestiges of official tolerance of child abuse?

    Oops, I forgot. He won a lot of football games!

  • Bonnie

    “What do you suppose it was like the last time a long-time professor at Penn State died?”

    Or an 8th grade English teacher.

  • BenCh

    As one of my professors said in undergrad, “You know, some day you are going to have a professor who is not as patient or forgiving as I am when you point out minor details or mistakes.”
    :)