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Controversy Over Ethnic Mascots Goes Beyond The Washington Redskins

The controversy over ethnic mascots is hardly new. Many experts say using any human being as a mascot is demeaning regardless of the depiction, though communities at times have been reluctant to cede old traditions.

12/02/2013

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Fans Will Get Behind-The-Costume Access To Popular Baltimore Mascots

You see them in costume but rarely get a look at the people inside. They’re the mascots of Baltimore’s pro and college sports teams.

02/21/2013

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Life-Sized Stuffed Goat Stolen At Navy Game

A life-sized stuffed goat that has been a fixture at U.S. Naval Academy football games has been stolen.

10/26/2012

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Operation Donkey Brings Iraqi Equine To U.S.

It took 37 days and a group of determined animal-lovers, but a donkey from Iraq is now a U.S. resident.

05/14/2011

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Preakness Mascot Kegasus Sparks Criticism

We’re less than two months away from the 136th running of the Preakness Stakes, but instead of the horses, it’s an ad for the infield party that has everyone talking.

03/30/2011

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