Gone viral: Tampa Bay Lightning mascot ThunderBug performer fired, fans petition

Shit went down last week (Jan. 17) at the Tampa Bay Times Forum when the Tampa Bay Lightning’s mascot, ThunderBug, sprayed Silly String on a Boston Bruins fan.

Video of the incident was uploaded onto YouTube and the story spread nationally. It wasn’t revealed until Jan. 24 that the performer was terminated. [Read more & check out the video after the jump.]