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Halloween Costumes, Redface and Mascots//

Sigh. It was just a matter of time before i had to make this post. For those of you who don’t know me, hi, I’m Vi, a Mvskoke and Cherokee Native American. 615 more words

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The 11 funniest sports website error pages

The other day, I happened to unearth For The Win‘s magical, amazing 404 page (for those who don’t know, that’s the code for a web site’s error message for a broken link or a page that no longer exists). 325 more words


Top 5 Greatest Olympic Mascots

By Matt Meagher

With the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio, we’re all looking forward to watching the world’s best athletes compete for bronze, silver, and gold medals. 663 more words

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Teacher lobbying for Ontario schools to eliminate racist team names, mascots

Recognition that names and related stereotypes matter:

The Washington Redskins, Cleveland Indians and Chicago Blackhawks are just a few of the teams that have come under fire for cultural appropriation south of the border.

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The Midnight Snack - Monday

I’m feeling really down these days, friends. A lot of stress, and a lot of self-exploration going on. Things I want to say, but I can’t without ruining a lot of things. 411 more words


The Red Sox scrapped a 'racially insensitive' image, so why can't the Cleveland Indians?

The Red Sox planned a David Ortiz bobblehead night on Tuesday, but canceled the giveaway when the statuettes arrived and were deemed “unacceptable” and “racially insensitive.” 699 more words


Joke Origins: Poochie, The Whatizit? and the '96 Olympics

In advance of the 2016 Summer Olympics, Atlanta Magazine published a deep and delightful oral history of The Whatizit?.

If you don’t remember the Whatizit?, … 946 more words

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