THE ISSUE: Almost two years ago, Rameses Jr. joined the UNC athletics family as its newest mascot. RJ was designed to be friendlier and more approachable than Rameses without replacing him. The board is split on whether or not to embrace the change. You can read the counter-argument here.
On a serene October (Late) Night (With Roy) in 2015, Rameses Jr., or RJ, silently pantomimed a wail as it entered the world. Like most newborns, it was not very lovable.
Seriously, have you seen a baby recently? They look like little aliens.
My point is, even awesome new things can strike us as weird at first. To distance ourselves from the stone ages, though, we need to embrace new things for the good in them.
So, here are some good things about RJ: