Former Jet Ed Marinaro spoke to Cornell Alumni Magazine about his acting career and his new role as a college coach in "Blue Mountain State," the profoundly raunchy new comedy on Spike.

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At least Marinaro (Cornell Class of 1972) is realistic about the nature of the show.

"Obviously, this is not the comedy that I grew up doing," he said. "This is 21st century comedy targeting 21-year-olds. But it's fun."