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I posted this question last night but didn't get many answers so I'm hoping I will be more successful today. There is a reason for this question...If you had an embarrassing last name...

such as Bahls, Beaver, Dick, Raper, Schit etc. would you change it?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:19 PM on Dec. 10, 2010 in Just for Fun

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Answers (15)
  • I think I would, yeah. I just saw an order this morning - customer's last name was Ballrocker.
    1smartcookie

    Answer by 1smartcookie at 3:55 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • No.. I'd change my first name..

    Harry Bahls

    =)
    SuperrMommyy

    Answer by SuperrMommyy at 1:27 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • No, I wouldn't change it. But even when it's not a bad name on it's own, It bothers me when parents purposely make it worse for the kid. Some are cute ie: Candy Cane, Holly Wood. But if your name is Bahls - Don't name your kid Harry.
    knappkin

    Answer by knappkin at 1:34 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • no i wouldnt change it !
    mrzshanteb23

    Answer by mrzshanteb23 at 1:20 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • LMAO! I'd want too! I wouldn't though...I'd just hate life. Hahaha.
    khf22

    Answer by khf22 at 1:21 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • Probably wouldn't change it, probably would get picked on though.
    bellsandheels

    Answer by bellsandheels at 1:21 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • If youre not close with your family and feel so personal ties with them yes, or else youre opening up a can of issues.
    brooklynohlordy

    Answer by brooklynohlordy at 1:21 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • No, I wouldn't. I would have grown up dealing with it.
    Shanna84

    Answer by Shanna84 at 1:22 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • No, last names mean a lot to most people. My last name means a LOT to my family.
    kiansmom0423

    Answer by kiansmom0423 at 1:23 PM on Dec. 10, 2010

  • Yes. I'm going to be a midwife, so all of my clients will know my last name! I think a name can hold you back sometimes (not always). Then again, people would surely remember me!
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 1:24 PM on Dec. 10, 2010