"I am a grown man and this is something I have cried over. I used to have supporters chant things at me, like 'who ate all the pies.' I used to get them going and then grab my belly. I've always had a good rapport with fans."
-- Lenny Berry, 59, who resigned after 20 years of serving as Bradford City's mascot City Gent because his weight loss for health reasons made
him feel he was no longer suitable to play portly character. (The Guardian)