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6.3.19

From Yulsue to Briana: 11 POC on Changing Their Names to Sound More White

"They reposted the position and I sent the exact same resume and cover letter but used my middle name, Daniel. They wrote me back the next day for an interview."

4.18.19

A Simple Guide to Pronouncing Unfamiliar Names

Just because someone's name doesn't conform to the norms of your culture doesn't give you the right to ruin it.

3.2.18

The Definitive List of the Worst DJ Names of All Time

From DJ Fanny to Inflatable Führer, here's the official worst of the worst when it comes to DJ monikers.

11.20.17
10.23.17

The Other Richard Spencer Would Like You to Please Stop Yelling at Him

This is what it's like to share a name with a notorious asshole.

10.4.17

Chinese Uni Students On Why They Still Use Western Names

A hundred-thousand Chinese students will enrol in British institutions this year, but only around half will keep their Chinese names.

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11.19.16

What's in a Name? For Some Trans People, Everything

Trans people tell us about the process and importance behind choosing a name that aligns with their gender identity.

5.17.16

Why Do So Many People Legally Change Their Name?

The number of people who've changed their name by deed poll has more than doubled int he last 10 years. Why?

11.6.15

We Got a First Look at Anonymous' List of Alleged KKK Members

The hacktivist group bragged about taking the "hoods off" hundreds of Klansmen, but one KKK leader said that he wasn't too bothered by the data dump.

1.28.15

Parents: Don't Try Your Bullshit Whimsical Baby Names on France

If you want to name your kid something weird like "Nutella" or "Strawberry" don't have a baby in France.

11.4.14

Stupid People Are Still Confusing ISIS with Tons of Other ISISes

A helpful guide for the terrorist-fearing dense.

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