New Penn State Documentary Will Confirm Your Existing Feelings About Penn State

Tired of the school? This won’t help. Love the school? You’ll love this trailer.

So there’s this:


Crossing Broad observes: “Was really feeling this trailer up until the 2:20 mark, when glowing footage of Joe Paterno kicked off a minute of We Are Penn State chants set to gospel music. Can’t imagine how football ever grew to be too powerful in Happy Valley…”


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  • Tony

    Penn State is not the only University that is ,as you say, ruled by football. Open your eyes and watch game after game on Saturdays in stadiums which hold one hundred thousand or more of screaming fans, then you tell me these universities are not ruled by football. What you are seeing is a proud alumni which, to this day, thinks they were wronged.