People Can Guess Your Name Based on How You Look
When a child receives a first name, it comes loaded with a number of social expectations, inferences, and interactions.
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Greece and Macedonia are fighting over the right to use the name "Macedonia"
Macedonia wants to join the EU and NATO, but Greece won't allow it until the naming dispute is solved.
The Only Way Britain Can Process Kanye West Is Via e-Petitions
Kanye West is too American for Brits to deal with. The only way they can cope is through petitions.
There Are Far More People Named Hitler Than You'd Think
In his new documentary Meet the Hitlers, director Matt Ogens—the guy behind Confessions of a Superhero—explores just how much a name can influence an identity.
Henry Hargreaves's Photos of Cell Phones Engraved with Military Messages
During the Vietnam War, nearly all US soldiers carried a Zippo lighter. As the soldiers were initially forbidden from modifying the exteriors of their uniforms, they would use engrave their lighters to express their feelings and sentiments.
10 Potential DJ Names for Kate Middleton
Step 1. Battle-scratch lessons. Step 2. Official DJ Name. Let's do this, Your Majesty!
Remnants of War and Peace in People's Park
It's 1986 and I'm in People’s Park, Berkeley, California. I’m photographing the remnants of the late 1960s, a time when tripping hippies and protesting students made national news. Drugs are still here but no longer synonymous with enlightenment. There...
How the World Wide Web Wasn't Named "The Information Mine"
What's in a nerdy name?
Ones and Zeros: God Particles, GDP and Penile Length
_It looks like particle colliders are finding more and creating apocalyptic black holes less_ h3. One: "God Particle, Dark Matter, Secrets Of the Universe: CERN To Hold Major Press Conference Monday":http://www.newsbad.com/story/god-particle-dark...
I Shot My Dick Off in Vietnam
Having fully intact genitals is something most of us take for granted. But some people, like Jim, are not so lucky. Jim accidentally shot off most of his penis while serving as a soldier in Vietnam. He was 18 at the time, and has since struggled with...
The Horse's Ass Issue
Artist Wim Delvoye is into giving tattoos to pigs. (No point in trying to figure out a fancy way to say it, really. The guy tattoos pigs.)
Jonathon West, Wim Delvoye