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This Year’s Most Popular Baby Names Are Pop Culture Soaked

When I was a kid, I wanted to name my first daughter Madison. Why? Because I’d just seen “Splash” and thought Daryl Hannah was just the awesomest. Little did I…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | December 3, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Pink Would Name A Baby Boy After Her Favorite Brown Booze

“My dad’s name is James, and my brother’s name is Jason. [Carey and I] are both Irish, Carey’s middle name is Jason, [and] Jameson — we like whiskey. That’s a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 30, 2010 - 12:20 pm

What Your Baby’s Name Says About You

What’s in a name? A lot, actually. Naming your kid is one of the hardest parts of starting a family, fraught with arguments, opinions and bad choices. You need to…

Gillian Telling | November 16, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Laura Ling Names Baby After Bill Clinton, Plus Other Celebrity Namesakes

While in captivity in North Korea, Current TV reporter Laura Ling thought she would never be able to start the family she always wanted. Thanks to the efforts of many,…

Ami Angelowicz | October 29, 2010 - 3:10 pm

We Help Celine Dion Name Her Babies

Celine Dion gave birth to her twin boys on Saturday. But the little dudes still don’t have names yet. “I’ve read nearly 15,000 names,” the singer, 42, tells French magazine…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | October 28, 2010 - 5:00 pm

C-List Celebs Break Out Some New, Weird Baby Names

Move aside, Apple Martin—your name is old news. Especially when you consider the brand-spanking-new moniker that Jamie “Naked Chef” Oliver just gave his son. He and his wife Jools welcomed…

Kelli Bender | September 17, 2010 - 6:15 pm

7 Baby Names For Alanis Morrisette And Souleye’s Kid

Mazel tov, Alanis Morisette! The queen of broken relationships has announced in US Weekly that she is expecting her first child with rapper Souleye. The happy couple are getting right…

Jessica Wakeman | August 11, 2010 - 5:30 pm

The Top 100 Girl Names Of The Year Are … Weird

I consider myself quite the name game-changer by having an “i” instead of a “y” at the end of “Kelli.” But I have nothing on the crop of kiddies that…

Kelli Bender | July 14, 2010 - 3:40 pm

“Twilight” Moms Have Made Jacob And Isabella The Most Popular Baby Names

Clearly, the new moms in 2009 are on “Team Jacob.” For the 11th year in a row, the name topped the list of most popular boy names, while Isabella –…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 10, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Full Disclosure: What Our Names Reveal

What’s in a name? Plenty, at least if you care about race, socioeconomic status, and educational background. That’s according to Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, whose chapter in…

DivineCaroline.com | January 9, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Would You Hate Your Parents If They Named You Marijuana Pepsi?

We poke a lot of fun at celebrities who give their kids wacky names like Apple and Pilot Inspektor and Sparrow Midnight, but normal people give their kids –…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 31, 2009 - 1:45 pm

What Should Gisele and Tom Brady Name Their Son?

Last Tuesday, Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady had a baby boy who will probably grow up to be way too cute for his own good. Only, they’re not sure what…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | December 15, 2009 - 4:20 pm