Beaner's Coffee House takes the heat and changes name

We’re naming a coffee company this week, and I came across this article about an unfortunate name. Yikes! Changing coffee house’s name was ‘right thing to do,’ says Biggby CEO Posted by Erin Albanese | The Grand Rapids Press June 26, 2008 22:02PM GRAND RAPIDS — Biggby Coffee CEO and co-founder Bob Fish chalks up […]

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Wired Wants You to (Re)name NASA's Next Martian Rover

Here’s a recent naming contest we read about on the Wired Blog Network – go for it! (Re)name NASA’s Next Martian RoverBy Alexis MadrigalJanuary 20, 2009 With the recent detection of seasonal Martian methane emissions — which microbes could be generating or eating, NASA’s next robotic mission to the planet could become the most exciting […]

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I'll have the Blackened Sea Kitten please.

We love animals here at Eat My Words. In fact, we own a menagerie that includes dogs, cats, several goats and one really mean goose. However, we think PETA has gone a little overboard with their new campaign to change the name of fish to “sea kittens“. The thinking is that if we view them […]

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