June 19, 2012 Read the full article →
She’s the literary invention worn by a stand-in First Lady, as well as the bossiest of The Rugrats. Now she’s a pirate queen, a foil for Jack Sparrow. What’s the real story behind this delicate appellation? Thanks to Fran for suggesting Angelica as our Baby Name of the Day.
July 11, 2010 Read the full article →
Just when you think every name has been imagined, every option exhausted, pop culture surprises us. First, Cecily von Ziegesar’s novel Cum Laude tackles the lives of privileged college students (as opposed to the privileged high school students in her Gossip Girl franchise.) One of the main characters is a girl called Shipley, and a […]