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May 14th, 2013 08:57 PM #11Senior Member
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Yeah, I can't think of anything other than the city, and unless you grew up there or have a strong personal tie to the place, it doesn't seem like a very good city to name your child for. I'm not a fan of place names in general, or surnames as firsts unless it's got family meaning, but unless someone has a lot of really good memories in a "bad" city, I can't imagine why they'd name their child for it.
Same goes for kids named Bronx, Detroit, etc. I can see where these cities do have a lot of culture and heritage and stories, but I don't think that overrides a generally negative connotation that most of the US has about them. If you live in another country, it may be different, but probably not.Lillian Elizabeth 6.16.13
May 15th, 2013 12:31 AM #13
Not a fan.
May 15th, 2013 12:36 AM #15Senior Member
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Are you NWA fans?
May 15th, 2013 02:02 AM #17
Seriously, take it from an Angeleno: hells to the no.Blade, MD
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