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Chief Slugamus Koquilton
Glinda, the Good Witch, told Dorothy to tap her heels together three time and say, “There’s no place like home”. Glinda was right. One of my history buff friends suggested our next guest, Chief Slugamus Koquilton, formerly of Muckleshoot, Washington, … Continue reading
Posted in Funny names in History Tagged #RaveForDave, funny name, funny names, history 20 Comments
For Ignaz Semmelweis Hand Washing is a Good Thing
Welcome back Funny Names Fans. My favorite aunt once asked me to write a post about Ignatz Ratzkowaski. Only I can’t find him anywhere. But it did lead me to someone with an equally wonderful name. Dr. Ignaz Phillipp Semmelweis … Continue reading
Posted in funny names in science Tagged #RaveForDave, funny name, funny names, history, science 9 Comments
We here at the BoFN love alliteration and names so delicious we can sink our teeth into them. We also know that schoolyard kids can be cruel, and that a funny name can cause a person to develop a special … Continue reading
Posted in funny names in science Tagged #RaveForDave, funny names, humor, humour, medicine, names, science 10 Comments
Goodhearted Laughter Redux
Welcome new readers and longtime fans. Thank you for following us during our Rave for Dave campaign to help Dave with his fight against cancer, because cancer is no laughing matter, or is it? Today I’m re-posting Goodhearted Laughter, because … Continue reading
Posted in funny names in art, funny names in science, humor, humour, Rave For Dave Tagged #RaveForDave, blog, humor, humour, science 13 Comments
Rave for Dave – Special Delivery!
Hey gang! It’s Mailman* here, of Lancaster County & Boutros Boutros-Ghali BoFN fame. But enough about me and my too-brief funny names blogging career – we’re here to #RaveforDave! I met Dave almost exactly a dozen years ago at the … Continue reading
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