What’s in a nickname?

What’s in a nickname?
When I grew up I always wanted a nickname. Back then they were always pretty much just attributed to the boys. My dad (David) was always Dave, or Davy, and my brother (Gary) was Gaz.… View Post

Helen, Georgia

Helen, Georgia
‘If I’m gonna tell a real story, I’m gonna start with my name’ – Kendrick Lamar It’s a well known fact that in The Simpsons they chose the name Springfield because it’s the most popular… View Post

From AC/DC to ZZ Top an A-Z of band Etymologies

From AC/DC to ZZ Top an A-Z of band Etymologies
‘What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet’ – William Shakespeare I’ve also been a bit of a geek when it comes to band names,… View Post