Unlike fiction, it doesn’t always end well for legends in real life.
Just ask Joe Paterno.
The Penn State trustees fired their iconic head football coach with a phone call Wednesday night.
While it was a sad farewell for the face of Penn State, it was the fitting farewell.
Turning a blind eye for years to a predatory pedophile monster in your midst is deplorable and inexcusable.
A moral compass should not be sacrificed upon the the hallowed altar of pigskin.
It turns out that Penn State football is not a sacred temple and Joe Paterno is not a god, after all.
In the end, his legacy was shredded in the thresher of a shocking sex scandal.