There once was an Indian who had only one testicle And whose given name was 'Onestone'.
He hated that name and asked everyone not to call him Onestone.
After years and years of torment, Onestone finally cracked and said, 'If anyone calls me Onestone again I will kill them!'
The word got around and nobody called him that any more. Until one day a young woman named BlueB...
Have you heard that Queen Elizabeth’s heir no longer will go by his given name?
That’s right. From now on he would like to be called “The Artist Formerly Known As Prince”
Native American name - a true story
25 years ago, I worked with a guy named Kee Smith (last name changed here... this is really a real story). Kee was sort of a crunchy granola type of European ancestry. Eventually, he told the story about his unusual name.
He said he was born on a reservation, and he was placed in a bassinet...
Russian political joke from time of the Russian Empire
A man in the street shouts: "Nicholas is a moron!" (Nicholas is a common Russian given name, it's also the name of two Russian emperors). He is naturally arrested by the police and charged with insulting the emperor. He tells the officer: "I meant another Nicholas". The officer answers: Do no be sil...