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January 23, 2006



What about fruit? They forgot about fruit. Kiwi for a girl and Pomegranate for a boy--Pom for short.

Or Costanza-inspired numbers. Five? Or Ninety-two--Nine for short. Maybe other Seinfeld-inspired names: LowTalker, ManHands, PuffyShirt? Delores? Ah, the possibilities are endless.

Whatever you choose though, you've got to run it through the schoolyard rhyming test.


The best way to go - especially if it's going to be a boy - is to watch sports, esp. NFL, and try out the players' names.

LaDainian Bryant
Eli Bryant
Muhsin Bryant
Lofa Bryant

We have friends, the Peppins, who are due in May, and we play the not-with-that-last-name game all the time. My faves: Peter Peppin and Saul Tan Peppin.


TJ, Chuck is out.

Mch, I was thinking of Oso for boy, Osa for girl, but I'm not sure how many people would even get it.

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