UC Riverside Burns UC Irvine Mascot

So earlier in March, this happened. UC Riverside Associated Students Program Board (ASPB) rallied up  students to watch the burning of UC Irvine’s anteater mascot.  The dramatic festivities were orchestrated on March 2nd in hopes of pumping up UC Riverside for their homecoming game against UC Irvine.

Harmless fun or  passé & tasteless? Sound off in the comments below!