Caliber, Flint, and Arrow: Ready, Aim, Name!

February 7, 2014

At first, names from weaponry seem like an unthinkable source of inspiration.  It’s a joke that one of The Royal Tennenbaums grandsons is named Uzi, a sign of the family’s tremendous dysfunction.  And when Levi Johnston, former prospective son-in-law to Sarah Palin, welcomed a daughter named Breeze Beretta with his new girlfriend, the reaction was generally […]

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Baby Name of the Day: Viggo

March 27, 2012

He’s a Norse name worn by a Hollywood leading man. Thanks for Fran for the suggestion – and to everyone for voting!  Our Baby Name of the Day is Viggo.

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Fetching Names: Other than Danger

October 6, 2011

The middle name is a good place to go a little wild. With the exception of a passport and possibly a marriage certificate, we’re rarely required to reveal our full name as adults. So if you give your kiddo the middle name Danger, it is usually up to him to reveal his extreme appellation, or […]

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