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The Cubs Mascot from 1908 Will Haunt Your Nightmares

Xom54jb Chuckman Chicago Nostalgia

The Chicago Cubs famously refuse to employ a mascot, but apparently that wasn't always the case. This image, making the rounds on Reddit and seemingly originating in this collection of old Chicago pics, depicts a classic Cubs mascot that doesn't live up to the stereotype of baby bears being cute.

No matter how divisive the Cubs-mascot debate, at least everyone can stand united against this giant rabid squirrel.

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