It gets tedious and kind of sickening to spend so much time with Penn State fans who feel persecuted by the fallout of this tragedy, as if the world is out to get them. Still, Bar-Lev cannily lets multiple perspectives coexist in a portrait of a community unsure how to react to a fallen idol. The final image is a gracious gesture of familial rebuilding.
FOOTBALL FOOTBALL FOOTBALL!!!!!.....means very little in the very real face of child abuse. Paterno was culpable and complicit in a sense and EVERY Penn State fan needs to face that. Its just a game, folks.