And a New Mexico court in June prevented a man from legally changing his name to "Fuck Censorship! But with creative names, as with all creative enterprises, there is wheat and there is chaff; all too often, the former is cast aside with the latter.
And nowhere is this more true than with the particular case of names given to African-Americans.
"They put in apostrophes where none are needed," fumed the judge. There was a time when Shaniqua and Tawanda were names you dreaded.
Now, if you're a black girl, you hope you get a name as sensible as one of those." Soon, according to the article, elementary school teachers were expressing relief.
” Here, I spared you the trouble of Googling it: The 14 Best Places to Meet Eligible Men Without giving anything away, Loriann, here are the actual places that have been recommended by a site called All Womens Talk: the bar, the market, online, church, the water cooler, newspapers, college, friends, the gym, restaurants, work, vacation, parks, airplanes. Apparently, it means standing around a lot, hoping that a cute, age appropriate, interested single guy happens upon you at the bar, the market, college, the gym, restaurants, parks, and airplanes.