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#Name change

# name-change - Monday 14 December, 2020

Cleveland to drop 'Indians' from their name after 105 years due to criticism
# Baseball
From The42
# Baseball

Cleveland to drop 'Indians' from their name after 105 years due to criticism

Dec 14th 2020, 1:34 PM 3,578 Views 18 Comments

Native American groups have branded the moniker as racist, but Donald Trump opposes the move.

# name-change - Sunday 27 January, 2019

From pastries to passports: How the Macedonian name change will affect citizens
# Macedonia
# Macedonia

From pastries to passports: How the Macedonian name change will affect citizens

Jan 27th 2019, 10:30 AM 20,945 Views 8 Comments

There is no shortage of minutiae to be ironed out over the coming years.

# name-change - Friday 25 January, 2019

After years of dispute, Greece ratifies new name deal with Macedonia
# Macedonia
# Macedonia

After years of dispute, Greece ratifies new name deal with Macedonia

Jan 25th 2019, 4:00 PM 12,802 Views 14 Comments

Greek media polls show a majority of respondents are against the change

# name-change - Monday 14 January, 2019

Most people don't support changing hospital names to remove religious references
# Our Lady Of Lourdes
# Our Lady Of Lourdes

Most people don't support changing hospital names to remove religious references

Jan 14th 2019, 12:05 AM 23,588 Views 120 Comments

Locals recently protested the proposed name change of Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda.

# name-change - Thursday 16 July, 2015

8 perfectly valid arguments for keeping your own name after you get married
# Name Change
From The Daily Edge
# Name Change

8 perfectly valid arguments for keeping your own name after you get married

Jul 16th 2015, 1:22 PM 22,048 Views 27 Comments

Just something to think about.

# name-change - Friday 5 June, 2015

Student legally changes name because it was cheaper than changing Ryanair booking
# Adam West
# Adam West

Student legally changes name because it was cheaper than changing Ryanair booking

Jun 5th 2015, 11:44 AM 94,084 Views 97 Comments

“Yeah, I’m not giving Ryanair a penny.”

# name-change - Thursday 19 March, 2015

This woman is looking for the most off-the-wall name change ever From The Daily Edge

This woman is looking for the most off-the-wall name change ever

Mar 19th 2015, 7:35 PM 4,210 Views 1 Comment

My name is… *takes deep breath*

# name-change - Friday 31 October, 2014

A government department got this Green Party councillor's name hopelessly wrong

A government department got this Green Party councillor's name hopelessly wrong

Oct 31st 2014, 6:35 PM 15,625 Views 15 Comments

“Roderic Broderick”

# name-change - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

The Socialist Party is changing its name
# Water Tax
# Water Tax

The Socialist Party is changing its name

Mar 11th 2014, 12:57 PM 12,936 Views 94 Comments

It wants to highlight the water tax issue with the name “Stop the Water Tax – Socialist Party”.

# name-change - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Communicorp planning to drop ‘Phantom’ as indie station rebrands
# Name Change
# Name Change

Communicorp planning to drop ‘Phantom’ as indie station rebrands

Feb 23rd 2014, 11:30 AM 13,617 Views 38 Comments

Several names are being considered by Communicorp bosses. A raft of job cuts were announced at the rock and indie station last week.

# name-change - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

'Sexy' is literally this woman's name, because she changed it yesterday
# Formerly Sheila
From The Daily Edge
# Formerly Sheila

'Sexy' is literally this woman's name, because she changed it yesterday

Feb 12th 2014, 7:30 PM 2,904 Views 2 Comments

The name’s Sexy. Sexy Crabtree.

# name-change - Friday 23 November, 2012

President of Mexico wants to change country's name... to Mexico
# Mexico
# Mexico

President of Mexico wants to change country's name... to Mexico

Nov 23rd 2012, 7:58 AM 9,973 Views 15 Comments

With just eight days left in office Felipe Calderon wants to introduce legislation to change the country’s name to Mexico. It’s currently known official as the United Mexican States.

# name-change - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Stiller film title changed due to Trayvon murder
# Name Change
From The Daily Edge
# Name Change

Stiller film title changed due to Trayvon murder

May 8th 2012, 10:25 AM 4,363 Views 14 Comments

The Ben Stiller comedy was called Neighbourhood Watch – but the name has been changed because of the shooting of an unarmed teenager by a neighbourhood watch captain in Florida.

# name-change - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Bored with your name? Why not change it to Baron Venom Balrog Sabretooth Vader Megatron…
# What's In A Name?
From The Daily Edge
# What's In A Name?

Bored with your name? Why not change it to Baron Venom Balrog Sabretooth Vader Megatron…

Aug 3rd 2011, 7:00 AM 1,971 Views 7 Comments

Two Nottingham lads have paid homage to their love of sci-fi and superheroes by drastically changing their names by deed poll. Also, take a look at some other crazy name changes…