Topic: Mascots

April 8, 2014

On attending a Minnesota Timberwolves game with a two-year-old, and other new and promising experiences.

April 7, 2014

The NCAA Tournament will work itself out on the court, as it always does. But the debate over which mascot reigns supreme is something that can only be resolved through serious (not that serious) intellectual debate. Here is how one group of mascot scholars pursues the truth.

November 7, 2013

From the moment his dead mascot eyes met ours, people who care have written off new New Orleans Pelicans mascot Pierre as a terrifying nightmare bird. Which he is, honestly. But which maybe isn't as bad as it sounds.

May 14, 2012

Theodore Roosevelt won two terms as President of the United States, and is still revered as one of the nation's greatest and most memorable leaders. Which makes it that much weirder that the mascot wearing the comically oversized Teddy Roosevelt head has never won even once in the Washington Nationals' race.

March 15, 2012

Israel's terrible decision to brand its 2012 Summer Olympic team with a mascot has resulted in various disasters, including copyright infringement, shameless corporate shilling, and crimes against aesthetics.

March 8, 2012

The star of The Larry Sanders Show meets the Arizona mascot.