A Conversation for How Not to Name Children

Spoonerisable names

Post 1

Felonious Monk - h2g2s very own Bogeyman

Dr. Spooner would have sympathised with a girl that a friend of mine went to school with, called 'Carey Hunt'. She had some VERY unpoleasant things said to her.

Spoonerisable names

Post 2

good plan (not a member of the denial club at A638589)

hehe. poor girl.
what no-one seems to have considered here are people who actually want humorous or unusual names once they've got past the childhood 'must be normal' stage. is it sods law that anyone called Astra or Starla will wish for a normal name whereas Jane and Susan will wish they'd been named something more unusual to match their eccentric nature?

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Post 3


Friar Tuck; Sophie Tucker (of whom the BBC announcer once almost said "Here's a new song for all you Sophie Tucker Fans out there...)

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Post 4


Brad Pitt has a kid called Shiloh.


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Post 5

Felonious Monk - h2g2s very own Bogeyman

What a Shining Wit...

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Post 6


Our PE teacher was called McPhee.

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Post 7


A football player in the UK is called Kenny Lunt. A commentator's nightmare.

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