2 Down, 1 to Go in Rutgers Scandal

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It was easy and obvious to first go after Mike Rice, once the videotape of his abusive treatment of his basketball players, in plain sight in the Rutgers gym, went public and went viral in all meanings of that word. The next obvious target, of course, became Tim Pernetti, the athletic director who hired Rice and did not fire him when he saw the same video we are seeing now last fall.

But that is still not enough at Rutgers, which is why we first started putting the face of the school's president, Robert Barchi, on this story, and on this scandal for the school, starting Wednesday...

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