February 25, 2009

Breaking News From The BBC: Sometimes People Have Punny Names


That's the "finding" of a "study" of the phone book by a publicity-seeking baby website.

An exclusive follow-up survey by Daddy Types of the comments left on the BBC's site finds that sometimes it works out fine, and sometimes it doesn't.

MUST CREDIT DADDYTYPES.COM!! 'Most unfortunate names' revealed [bbc, via daddytypes research analyst richard hertz]


I saw this article yesterday and was ready to turn in my International Mama of Mystery card after reading the comments...some of the questionable names I just didn't get at all. Cultural surroundings count for a lot in the name game.

genuine Brit standing by to help out the perplexed...

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