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Would you call your kid “Number 16 Bus Shelter”? Someone did! Read on.

Everything that exists has a name.

I was inspired to write this blog after discovering the most outrageous name that has ever been legally registered with authorities. I will talk more about that at the end but first things first.


We are all known by the name our parents gave us (unless we changed it as an adult) Some names really suit the person, some don’t. Some names are short and some descriptive, like Theresa Green.  Common short names are easy to forget or to confuse. (Was it Tom or Tim?, Sally or Sarah?) Names can also be a liability if they are the same as a malicious or evil person. Who would want to be called Adolf or Vlad! read more