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'Happy Valley' has many views of Penn State's Sandusky scandal
'Happy Valley' has many views of Penn State's Sandusky scandal

If you think college football is only a game, you might think that "Happy Valley" is no more than a place name that's become attached to the bucolic area around Penn State University. And you would be wrong on all counts. As examined in this thorough, thoughtful and disturbing documentary, college football appears something very much like a secular religion, and the aptly named Happy Valley is revealed as one of the cheerleading centers of unapologetic reverence for this Saturday afternoon spectacular. With all the consequences that level of veneration implies. As directed by Amir Bar-Lev, responsible for the excellent "The Tillman Story," "Happy...

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