Everybody loves mascots. In a society where everything is yes versus no, Bloods versus Crips, and Republicans versus Democrats, mascots are one of those few things that everyone can put their differences aside about.
There is just something mildly entertaining about people dressed up in big stupid suits, cheering on a particular sports team. It’s inexplicable, really.
As is the case with everything, though, people only like something until they don’t. Mascot popularity can and will tumble if they let their guard down and commit even a few missteps.
What would a mascot misstep look like? Probably something like this:
(Kudos The Big Lead)
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