You sound like a Notre Dame fan now, thinking that you're holier than thou. Puuuuleeeeeze!
Every program is dirty in some way while recruiting, just some more than others. No matter what team you root for, they are not perfect. I'm not ignorant enough to believe that the team I root for are perfect angels. It's just the nature of the beast.
You brought up the most miniscule thing that Kiffin could've done, come back something jucier than that next time.