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Arizona State University collaborated with Walt Disney Studios to modernize the look of Sparky, the ASU mascot, and ended up hunting for alternatives. Courtesy ASU

Arizona State University students began voting Monday for a new mascot. The updated version of “Sparky”, resembling the masked character from “V for Vendetta”, was rejected because he looked too intelligent. The online ballot features the following 10 choices:

  1. Sparky the Firebug
  2. Spunky the Toad
  3. Hellboy’s Pet Gibbon
  4. Lucifer’s Lepus
  5. Satan’s Prison Candy
  6. Count Clueless
  7. Goofy
  8. Baron Butterfingers
  9. The Diabolical Cloven-footed Lummox
  10. Some Devil