Gwynne Watkins | @gwynnesanity

Gwynne Watkins is a former editor, a current freelance journalist, and an occasional playwright. She writes about culture for websites like Vulture, GQ, Rolling Stone, iVillage and Grub Street. Follow her at @gwynnesanity.

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The Secret Lives of Pro Mascots

Jon "Jersey" Goldman, a.k.a. UNLV's prospector Hey Reb! At some point during a game, we've all looked at the mascot and wondered: How did that person get this job?  Maybe you've even gone so far as to wonder about the benefits package. In that case, you should definitely check out Hulu's new documentary series Behind the Mask. The addictive half-hour show, which premieres on the website on Octo …