The Names They Gave Us Quotes by Emery Lord
First Name Analysis
Analyze My Name. Ask yourself: "If I did not have a name, how could I identify myself? If I had no name, who would I be? Your name is extremely important. Your name is your life!
Usain Bolt just sounds like he should be fast, doesn't he? Your name can affect your standing at work, your success with the opposite sex - even where you choose to live. JV Chamary investigates nominative determinism. By Jv Chamary. Obama was referring to comments in the US media by pundits who had drawn attention to his full name in an attempt to paint him as un-American. And while prejudging someone based on their name might seem unfair, we sometimes do so when making decisions. Bruning notes, for example, that those with an Oriental name are thought to be good at maths, so an employer looking to hire a computer programmer might push an application to the top of the pile if they see a Chinese name on the CV.
We all know a Sarah or Courtney that has made a lasting impression in our memory, for good or bad, bad reasons. Without further adieu, a countdown of the srattiest girls you've ever met. Disclaimer: none of this is meant to be serious. This is all in good humor and all of the below cases are extreme exaggerations — well, some of them, anyways. Pretends to be sister friends with all of her "favorite" sisters, when in actuality she hates everyone and regrets joining her sorority.