The Best Of Our Knowledge #1129 | WAMC

The Best Of Our Knowledge #1129

May 9, 2012

Last year at this time, the late Joe Paterno was an iconic college football coach at Penn State University...a man who had a job for as long as he wanted.  By the end of the year he had been fired, his 46 year legacy tarnished by a child abuse scandal. Today on The Best Of Our Knowledge, we'll hear from the author of a new book on the continuing fallout of that scandal.

We'll also hear from a sports doctor about why more attention is being given to concussions in school sports and some steps being taken to treat and perhaps prevent the problem.  And we'll spend an Academic Minute talking about big mo.