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Mo’ne Davis and Jyoti Amge – Little Leaguers and Little People Headline Funny Names in the News 92

Howdy doody my friends! It’s time for another rip-roarin’ edition of Funny Names in the News, and I must say, it’s good to be FNITNin’ again!! This Friday has me following a pretty breakneck schedule with anatomy lab in the … Continue reading

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Celebrating Phyllis Diller, Shoni Schimmel Shining, and Lots More in FNITN 90!

Hello Funny Names Fans! We have a stacked pile of funny names goodness this week, so read on through for your weekly dose! We start with delightful news from Alameda, CA, who last Saturday held a special city-wide Phyllis Diller Day! Now … Continue reading

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Shabazz Napier

“I go to bed starving.”–Shabazz Napier Stop the presses! I was all set to publish a tribute to the start of the baseball season,  but along came Shabazz Napier and his MVP performance to lead UCONN’s run to the NCAA division … Continue reading

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Detlef Schrempf

So now that I let the cat out of the proverbial bag (you know, from that proverb about the cat, and the bag) last Friday and shared my tremendous appreciation of incoming NBA Hall of Famer Gary “The Glove” Payton, … Continue reading

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March Madness, Lemur Madness, Dam Madness and Funny Names in the News 31!

Hello folks and welcome to a Funny Names in the News roundup so chock full of funny names it’ll make every forthcoming post on this blog seem disappointing. But hey, I’m here to disappoint, and always have been, so logically … Continue reading

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