On Tue, 22 May 2001, Rob Armstrong wrote:
> Ruby is more human(e) than Python.  We already have too many animals :-). 
> 
> Suggestion:
> Her holding the Ruby (stone) in her hand is a little obvious.  How 'bout 
> a belt buckle?  Ruby Slippers may be too subtle for an icon (besides I 
> don't know how many Japanese know about Oz).

Rubi-chan (notice the Japanese spelling) is cute! A perfect mascot if
there ever was one.  How about just Ruby-chan holding a, well, ruby in
her hand?