mascots

mascots

Don't Fear the Green Reaper, the Department of Energy's Creepy Recycling Mascot

The unsettling costume was dreamt up by an employee at the agency that oversees America's nuclear stockpile.
Matthew Gault
1.29.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch This Truly Unhinged Fight Between a Hockey Mascot and an Angry Fan

Police say the fan started it, but Tommy Hawk definitely ended it.
River Donaghey
12.17.18
gritty

Meet the Flyers Fan Who Got Gritty's Face Tattooed on His Ass

James Kirn, a lifelong Flyers fan, has no regrets after getting a massive tattoo of the Philadelphia mascot on his left butt cheek.
Kyle Cantlon
10.29.18
beer

Gritty Has a Beer Now Because Of Course He Does

The appropriately-named 'Nightmare Fuel' distills the essence of the gone-to-seed-Muppet into a vanilla- and orange-scented cream ale.
Hannah Keyser
9.26.18
mascots

Flyers New Mascot is Very Hairy, Very Orange, and Very Googly-Eyed

Philadelphia's new mascot is named Gritty, because this is hockey we are talking about, and it's pretty bugged out.
Sean Newell
9.24.18
Travel

Inside the Incredibly Bizarre World of Japanese Mascots

From sentient douches to hepatitis elephants, Japan has a mascot for every occasion.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
8.28.18
phobias

We Asked People to Sum Up Their Most Irrational Fear in Six Words

"Unknowingly being 'muffin top epidemic' b-roll."
Anna Goldfarb
3.21.18
Pizza

Little Caesars, We Need to Talk About Your Mascot's Throat

What is happening in there??
Mayukh Sen
2.16.18
mascots

Man Dressed as Bud Light Can Endures Prolonged Journey of Total Humiliation

You think the embarrassment ends with the first slip on the ice, but alas, it is only the beginning.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.3.18
furries

Who Makes Those Intricate, Expensive Furry Suits?

In the race to help people release their "fursonas," cottage industry is born.
Mark Hay
7.27.17
big red sons

Can You Spare A Dollar To Get Western Kentucky's Mascot A New Suit?

It's not easy being Big Red, what with all the wear and tear of life as a mascot. So Western Kentucky is crowdfunding a new suit for college sports' big red son.
David Roth
4.18.17
Cleveland Indians

Cleveland, Why Not Consider Replacing Racist Chief Wahoo Mascot with a Pink Bird that Has a Spaceship for a Nose?

We designed some new potential mascots for the Cleveland Indians so hopefully they can get rid of their current one, which is incredibly racist.
Corbin Smith
4.12.17
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