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04-13-2013, 12:19 AM
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Originally Posted by Shareefruck View Post
I think it is more dumb. I'm not crazy about the name-passing thing, but with a son, you can at least use the excuse that it's traditional and something that's just generally done. There's no reason to go cross-gender name inheriting unless we're talking about a guy having a big ego/too much pride, IMO.
Maybe he's starting a new tradition. In any case, it was his decision and she seems fine with it, so I don't see why anyone would object.

And the same pride/ego can be said of a man passing his name down to his son as well. Your assertion is a double standard at best and hypocrisy at worst.

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