Movement seeks to replace Confederate mascot with alien squid-thing


The University of Mississippi's longstanding mascot, Colonel Reb, has long been criticized as representing the slave-owning Confederacy. Now there's a movement to replace him with a very different kind of military officer: Admiral Ackbar, the squid-creature best known for barking "It's a trap!" during the climactic battle scene in The Return of the Jedi.. Read more.


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