Why Take It Down When You Can Update It?
"I now believe that, contrary to its original intention, coach Paterno's statue has become a source of division and an obstacle to healing in our university and beyond," Penn State president Rodney Erickson has said in an official statement.
After all, when a 267-page report by former FBI Director Louis Freeh--which clearly concluded Paterno concealed information about former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky's sexual abuse of underage boys came out this week, you have officially run out of excuses and alibis.
This can be added at the base of the updated statue:
"All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing."