Have we been brainwashed by social media? #babyhashtag

Written by Michaela on November 29, 2012

Why give your newborn child a ridiculous name? Why? If you want your child to get bullied why not just make them fat and breast feed them into their early teens?

One new mum, has been reported to have named her newborn baby girl Hashtag. Of course she did. Why wouldn’t she name her child in homage to a Twitter symbol?


Search #babyhashtag in Twitter and see the pure delight people are already having at the parents expense.

Ok, so there are already children named after places (this isn’t so bad unless the place name is llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch) and Fruit…

…oh don’t forget Baby Facebook

Whatever next? Baby Ipad? Baby Ebay? Seriously come on people, this isn’t originality any more. What are the weirdest names influenced by tech/media that you’ve come across?