CatchThis Blog / naming expert

Mark Skoultchi

August 19, 2010

Like any self-respecting naming expert I want my kids to become naming experts when they grow up (currently, 5 and 7).  But for a while now I’ve been worried.  Worried they don’t have what it takes to make it in the naming arts.  Worried that somewhere along the genetic line a piece of my DNA […]

Mark Skoultchi

April 11, 2008

Saw this fun little piece on naming today. It mostly talks about “Googlegängers” (folks who share the same name finding out about each other through Google). But the reference to people subliminally liking names that are similar to their own is fascinating. I’ve experienced a slightly different, but likely related tendency in my years as […]