The Trouble With Mascots #1LinerWeds

#4 Daughter (the amazing Sara Marian) and I got onto the subject of sports mascots. You know, the ones where people put on bulky costumes and dance around on the sidelines. We agreed we think they’re just creepy.

I said, “There could be anybody in there.”

And Sara said:

“There could be a clown in there.”

‘Nuff said.

This post is part of Linda G. Hill’s weekly blog hop, One-Liner Wednesday. If you have a one-liner or just like them, follow the link.

A WRITING PROMPT FROM ME TO YOU: A creepy sports mascot.



I was born in Louisville, Kentucky, but now live in the woods in southern Indiana. Though I only write fiction, I love to read non-fiction. The more I learn about this world, the more fantastic I see it is.

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One thought on “The Trouble With Mascots #1LinerWeds

  1. Dan Antion

    January 5, 2022 at 7:09am

    Oh my goodness – I’ve never really liked them, but now…

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  2. John Holton

    January 6, 2022 at 11:35pm

    There are full-ride scholarships given to the kids who play the mascots as well as the cheerleaders. Nothing creepy about that.

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