What is a nickname? A nickname is the literary identification of a team, school, or
organization in the form of word. "Miners", "Jaguars", "Red Knights".
What is a logo? A logo is a two-dimensional image of an illustrated nickname.
What is a mascot? A mascot is a three-dimensional interpretation of the nickname.
Some mascots are inanimate, much like totems. Others are live animals. For the
sake of continuity, MascotNet promotes mascots defined as humans in costumes of
some kind, preferably wearing "closed heads" or "pods".
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