Rachel Syme on Twitter started a viral thread a few days ago when she asked, “what is the most ‘nobody is really named this anymore’ name to you? i feel like nobody is out there naming their baby susan.”
And she’s right, name popularity ebbs and flows over the years — Edna can be super hip 100 years ago but now… Nope, not an Edna to be seen.
So let’s dive through some of the responses to Rachel’s thread. Is your name on the list?