Before other douchebags come into the fore, let's not leave uncited the entire motley cast of the Penn State debacle, including the Prez there and JoPa.
Somehow, the safety of numerous children and the law was trumped in their thinking to the reputation of the athletic program and the avoidance of scandal. But it didn't work: the original problem, while grave, could have been handled in a credible manner. But . . . . no . . . . they opted for the coverup!