Social media says Sochi mascot looks like Yogi Bear, Teddy Ruxpin
Feb 7, 2014; Sochi, RUSSIA; Olympic mascot Bely Mishka during the opening ceremony for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games at Fisht Olympic Stadium. Image by Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY
It appears as if three of the biggest Olympic mascots you've ever seen have taken to the field of Fisht Olympic Stadium during the Opening Ceremony.
One of them seems to look like Yogi Bear or Teddy Ruxpin, according to Olympics watchers around the world:
Perhaps not Yogi.
I thought Yogi Bear was cute so I liked it when girls called me it but I just researched it look at this fat prick���� pic.twitter.com/qkIdcbBEcp— Jack Sullivan✌ (@SullivansTweets) August 21, 2013
Other tweeters made different comparisons.
#Sochi mascot bear looks like he ate the Snuggle Bear just because he could...— Jen Munroe-Nathans (@funnypreacher) February 7, 2014
Wait, so the mascot for the Sochi Olympics is Teddy Ruxpin? pic.twitter.com/YYmHQpO7zV— Stephen (@thatfunnyjew) February 7, 2014