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01-25-2012, 10:36 AM
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Tampa Bay Lightning Mascot Fired After Silly String Altercation With Bruins Fan

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It was discussed here: http://hfboards.hockeysfuture.com/sh....php?t=1040823

But feel free to continue here.

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That fan is a jackass.

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Trivia: She was also fired by the Rays after 2008. She was Raymond.

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10 News had an article about this stating it was more than just this incident.


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Originally Posted by jkscott View Post
That fan is a jackass.

That fan is WUSS!

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He looked as big around as the mascot....

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He was trying to instigate a fight so he could finagle his way into a job as Thunderbug when they fired her....He could be the evil Thunderbug....

BlunderSlug the evil, fat cousin of Thunderbug...He wouldn't even need to wear a costume...except maybe one of those antenna headbands...

He's slow, slimy, and he hails from a toxic waste dump and he could wear a Marchand jersey

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The Tampa Bay Times website said she wasn't in the costume for Tuesdays game.

Guess that explains why when I went up to Thunderbug and said, thank you for putting those nasty Boston fans in their place, the mascot covered it's eyes and make the "shh" sign.

Florida is a right to work state, so there isn't much anyone can do. If she had been fired before, and this particular incident wasn't team approved as per the Tampa Bay Times website article, it's a pretty clear cut case.

Unfortunate for her because it was hilarious. I should start bringing silly string to games and putting it on Boston fans.

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