CatchThis Blog / humorous names

Alex Kelley

July 6, 2015

Let the trashcans go hungry! Spoiler Alert connects restaurants and grocers who have surplus food with non-profits that can use it. If the extra food is still edible, it goes to soup kitchens, pantries, and the like; if it has gone bad, it goes to compost makers or gets turned into animal feed. Either way, […]

Mark Skoultchi

January 6, 2011

Is there any community of creatures more uniformly maligned than farm animals? Seriously. Isn’t it enough that we keep these animals hostage, squeeze their teats, feed them slop, spin their coats into cozy Merino sweaters, scramble their young, and just generally use these innocent heterotrophs to clothe and feed our own (disclaimer: I eat enough […]

Mark Skoultchi

August 19, 2010

With all the hubbub in the naming industry about the Chevy nickname, I felt it was time for a fresh perspective. So here’s Ben 10 sharing his wealth of knowledge from 10 alien species on the topic of names and nicknames.

Mark Skoultchi

June 8, 2010

What would you call a movement to help girls break out of constrictive gender roles? This UK group came up with a great one: Pink Stinks. The irreverent name is fun to say, whatever your age. And as a rallying cry, it’s both energizing and provocative. You can see it inspiring curiosity, conversations, and oh, […]

Mark Skoultchi

December 4, 2009

Laurel and I love the XKCD web comic. Today their comic seems eerily appropriate given that we launched our Brand Name Owner’s Manual earlier this week. Enjoy.