Mascot Math

December 08, 2014

The 2016 Rio Olympics released their mascots for the Summer Games and Paralympic Games on Nov. 23, and FIFA did the same on Sunday for its U-20 World Cup. Here's how we think they came about

Hello Kitty - Vitamin D + Big hands = Rio 2016

(Pikachu √ó Smurf)[superscript 2] + Cabbage Head = Rio Paralympic mascot

Dolly √ó Chris Farley in Black Sheep + Woody Woodpecker = Wooliam

SIGN OF THE APOCALYPSE

Reverse

Siena senior guard Evan Hymes planned to skip the Saints' game against Fordham on Monday to deliver a mandatory class presentation.

PHOTOSANRIO (HELLO KITTY) PHOTOAL BELLO/GETTY IMAGES (BECKHAM) TWO PHOTOSMATTHEW STOCKMAN/GETTY IMAGES (RIO MASCOTS, 2) PHOTOEVERETT COLLECTION (PIKACHU) PHOTOSMURFSFANON.WIKIA.COM (SMURF) PHOTOCINEMATICAUTOPSY.COM (CABBAGE HEAD) PHOTOPA/AP (DOLLY) PHOTOPARAMOUNT/EVERETT COLLECTION (FARLEY) PHOTOMARY EVANS PICTURE LIBRARY/EVERETT COLLECTION (WOODPECKER) PHOTOLOC/FIFA.COM (WOOLIAM) PHOTOJ.S. CARRAS/THE RECORD/AP (HYMES) PHOTO

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)