Tags » Mascots

When Offense Becomes Offensive

Like most in our communities, I waited for word to come down from Sacramento that the Redskin name was no more. Unlike the last round of battle during the time of the “Governator” I knew the outcome would be much different. 496 more words


Danny the Donkey, my mascot alter ego, was the first one to have an anatomically correct costume! That lasted all of one game! 

Year Released : 669 more words

Film Review

From the Desk of C. Richard King: Go Redhawks!

C. Richard King is a professor of comparative ethnic studies at Washington State University. He is the author or editor of more than a dozen books, including… 993 more words

AIO has new mascots!

Hey, nerds! I think there were rumors of the AIO team buying new mascots, but this time there’s solid proof! The AIO Facebook Page has posted a photo of the new mascots! 9 more words

Adventures In Odyssey

and so this is christmas

Happy holidays from the Toronto Maple Leafs of Christmas past, and their seasonally spirited owner, Harold Ballard. What else, really, can you say, faced with the team’s 1987-88 Christmas card? 55 more words

Maple Leafs

12 Days of Anime 2017, Day 9: Cure Mofurun

Mahoutsukai Precure’s Mofurun was a damn good mascot. Where many Magical Girl mascot characters can feel like side characters, Mofurun absolutely felt like a major part of the team. 83 more words

12 Days Of Anime

mountain heirs

The 1923 Banff Winter Carnival featured — well, where to start? The program for the Alberta mountain festival in February and March included a 100-mile dog-sled race with a purse of $1,000 for the leading musher, along with snowshoeing, trap-shooting, curling, ski-jumping and “ski-running,” tobogganing, and displays of “fancy and art skating.” Also in the cards: a buffalo barbecue and “swimming in the hot sulfur springs of the government baths.” 488 more words