Be careful what you ask for. Perhaps the developers you really want are going to seek you out anyway.
As a new member, let me take a bit of time to introduce myself:
Nice to hear from you, Gerald. If you want to help out, please reviews some of the bugs and/or patches on SourceForge. If you see a bug and you know how to fix it, please submit a patch. It's that simple! :-)
--Guido van Rossum (home page: http://www.python.org/~guido/)