Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, Football, Ohio State University, Gordon Gee, Insults, Apologies, Little Sisters of the Poor
Ohio State University; Gee, E. Gordon (Elwood Gordon), 1944-; Football coaches; Little Sisters of the Poor; Apologizing
Staged events are seldom convincing and often offensive. About two weeks ago the President of THE Ohio State University, Gordon Gee decided to stage a public apology for his comments several weeks earlier in which he used the Little Sisters of the Poor as a punch line for criticism of scheduling by lesser football teams than his group of tainted national champions.
Sport and Society for Arete
College of Arts and Humanities
Crepeau, Richard C., "College Football" (2011). On Sport and Society. 49.