I heard about the new environmentally friendly mascot at KSU this morning on 810 WHB. I imagined it would be some green Willie the Wildcat thing. But no. It's this:
My god. Has somebody spent too much time under their flourescent light bulbs?
When I go to a football game, the last thing I want done is to be preached to. About anything. But this takes being preached to to a whole new level.
I'm not the only one who thinks it's ridiculous, and overly pious. From the KC Star:
For every tweet in defense of EcoKat are dozens more mocking the mousy mascot. A sampling: “#EcoKat makes me want to leave my porch light on 24hours and drive two blocks to the gas station for a pack of gum”; “In honor of #EcoKat, I will separate my plastics, glass and aluminum from one another... then put them in the trash anyways”;