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Who’s Got the Worst Mascot: The Flyers or the Please Touch Museum?

When the Flyers unveiled their new mascot on Monday morning, Philadelphia collectively shrieked — and for most of us, these were yelps of terror. Join us in welcoming […]

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Maybe the Phillie Phanatic Is Hotter Than We Thought

Philly loves the Phillie Phanatic. We’ve invited him to our weddings and our kids’ birthday parties. We’ve imagined him taking Donald Trump’s spot in the White House. Some of us have even paid […]

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No Thanks, SNL: We’ll Keep the Phillie Phanatic

As you may have heard, Colin Jost made a proposition on the most recent Saturday Night Live episode: Donald Trump could replace the Phillie Phanatic. Sure, we […]


Looking to Score an Impromptu Visit From the Phillie Phanatic?

It’s Wednesday. You probably rolled out of bed behind schedule, burnt your breakfast and now are reading this article instead of doing the work you’re […]

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How to Get a Philadelphia Pro Sports Mascot to Your Wedding

Given how much Philadelphia loves its sports, we can pretty much guarantee that an appearance by a Philly pro sports mascot will be a warmly received addition to […]


The Phillie Phanatic Will Haunt This Adorable Baby’s Nightmares Forever

For most kids, the Phillie Phanatic is a cherished piece of the Philadelphia baseball experience. The fuzzy green mascot shoots hot dogs out of a […]


The Phillie Phanatic Will Come to Your Kid’s Birthday Party (If You Win This Auction)

If you have the cash, the Phillie Phanatic will come to your birthday party. We are still a ways from baseball season, but that sounds […]

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The Phillie Phanatic Had Jury Duty Today

Is the Constitutional right to a fair trial abrogated when one of the jurors is the Phillie Phanatic? That’s the question I have after the […]

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WATCH: Did Pikachu Give Crowd the Finger at Phillies Game?

I know what you’re going to say: It seems unlikely the Phillies would have a guy run around in a costume of the best-known Pokémon […]

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Poll: Phillie Phanatic More Qualified to Be President Than Donald Trump

Don’t want to vote for presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump this November, but not quite ready to push the button for Hillary Clinton? You […]

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John Oliver Makes Us Ponder Uncomfortable Truths About the Phillie Phanatic

Last night, John Oliver did a long segment on how the media often misreports scientific studies. In it, he referenced p-hacking — a way of […]


The Phillie Phanatic Will be Landscaping at Central High Saturday

This Saturday, thousands of Comcast employees across the country will, alongside their family and friends, take part in Comcast Cares Day, which is the a […]

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The Phillie Phanatic Debuted 38 Years Ago Today

On this date in 1978, the world's greatest mascot made his debut. Enjoy some of the Phanatic's greatest moments! — Phillies (@Phillies) April 25, 2016 […]

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WATCH: The Phillie Phanatic Faces Off Against Tommy Laswordfish

The Phillies won on a walk-off single by Freddy Galvis in the 10th inning yesterday, beating former closer Jonathan Papelbon. The 3-2 win over the […]


The Best Thing That Happened This Week: The Phillies’ Spring Training Truck Left Town