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What’s In A Name?

  1. what’s in a name?
    Sweden Wants to Be More Than Your Toilet BrushA tourism campaign aims to reclaim the names of national landmarks from Ikea.
  2. what’s in a name?
    Spain Is Renaming Its Streets After Influential WomenThe country will change the names of streets dedicated to Francisco Franco’s rule.
  3. election 2016
    I Finally Love Being a HillaryOur next president might share my moderately common female name, and that’s a big deal.
  4. what’s in a name?
    Jessica Simpson Is Happy to Have a ‘Porn Star Name’ Thanks to Her HusbandShe’s a happy Mrs. Johnson.
  5. what’s in a name?
    A Canadian Town No Longer Wants to Be Known As the ‘Land of Rape and Honey’The Canadian town of Tisdale is finally changing its slogan, which refers to “rapeseed.”
  6. what’s in a name?
    Are You Beyoncé Beyoncé or Just Regular Beyoncé?Name doppelgängers lead to so much anxiety.
  7. what’s in a name?
    ‘My Husband’ or ‘My Boo"? The Post-Wedding Code-Switch“My husband” or “my boo”? Call it the post-wedding code-switch.
  8. what’s in a name?
    Why Is It So Hard to Call Chelsea Manning ‘She’?On names, language, and reinvention.
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    Behind the Prints at Tucker by Gaby BasoraWe asked designer Gaby Basora to reveal the inspiration behind some of the splashy prints in her spring collection.