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Japan’s Creepiest Mascot Characters

It’s no secret that Japan has a bit of a thing for mascots. In a country where not only schools and sports teams but also museums, embassies, prisons, and the military have their own cute and cuddly mascot characters, it’s no exaggeration to say the place is now practically overrun with them (in fact, the Finance Ministry even launched a campaign back in 2015 to cut down on the number of mascots in order to reduce unnecessary spending). 918 more words


5 May 1918 - Foxy

The official photographer returned to 32 Squadron RAF today. Depicted is the fox cub mascot of the squadron with an unknown member of the Squadron sitting in an SE5a. 31 more words

Western Front

Red Devils rooting kit

Want to know a great bit of irony in relation to this story? Because yesterday was Memorial Day, most of the shipping companies (UPS, FedEx, etc.) were closed or not delivering for the day. 488 more words

2018 Reader Challenge

Match Day Memories

It’s Saturday.
It’s a family event, a routine, a ritual.
Scarves of support wrapped around our necks,
Scores of fans march down the street
Filling the air with harmonious chants. 177 more words


This $6 travel hack saved us thousands

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Want to save over $10,000 in three months? Or want some tricks on how to visit 23 European and African countries on a budget (with lots of cheese and wine included)? 3,821 more words

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Oregon's most interesting mascots

By Brady Rogers 

Mascot names are an important part of the identity of a school. By adding a little creativity to a name, it can transform the school and how it’s perceived. 557 more words


The absolute worst: Oregon's most terrible high school mascots

By Patrick Evans 

Those of us who compete in sports know that there are plenty of high schools throughout our state to compete against. Some of them just have really weird, stupid or just plain bad mascots. 919 more words