1. Izzy: Atlanta 1996
I must start with the worst. The name Izzy is said to be taken from “Whatizit?”, people’s response to the blob-thing (others had far less kind words including Time Magazine’s “a sperm in sneakers”) that was the 1996 Olympic mascot.
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