M. Alex Johnson – Journalist at Large

An analog journalist in a digital world

Greatest. Name. Ever.

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Gene Weingarten of The Washington Post, the Best Feature Writer in America®, collects what he calls aptonyms — people whose names describe what they do.

Gene, meet George.

George Wham.

He’s an expert on — wait for it — impact-related head injuries.

Full story (WIS-TV of Columbia, S.C.)

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Written by Alex

October 1, 2010 at 12:14 pm

Posted in Language, Why I Love Local News

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