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Thread #136758   Message #3125155
Posted By: Joe_F
30-Mar-11 - 06:10 PM
Thread Name: where do country singers get their names
Subject: RE: where do country singers get their names
Perhaps they are named after racehorses or rock groups. %^)

H. L. Mencken took note of a region of the US, which he called the "fancy names belt" & which includes Oklahoma & northern Texas, in which it is customary for parents to give their children (esp. their daughter) fanciful names.