My Top Five Olympic Mascots
1. Millie, Olly and Syd, 2000 Sydney Games
The people in Australia definitely got carried away with the descriptions of these critters -- Millie the Echidna was "a techno whiz," Olly the Kookaburra was "a bit cocky" and Syd the Platypus cared more for sportsmanship than winning -- but these three are hands down the most well-designed mascots. Extra points for getting part of the Olympic city in one of the characters names.
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