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Old 05-03-2021, 07:11 PM   #1
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Default Popular TV Names You Don't Know Any in your Real Life Circles

On more recent shows anyway, Malcolm is a really popular name for TV characters. FOX's titular Malcolm in the Middle, Prodigal Son whose main character is named Malcolm, and Malcolm on The Neighborhood. I don't know any Malcolms who I have come across in my real life though.
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The great majority of Barneys I'm aware of are on TV.
A long time ago I knew a dog named Barney. But now that you mention it, I don't recall knowing any human Barneys either.
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Phoebe is a very popular TV name. Never met a real-life Phoebe.
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I know a friend who had a relative named Phoebe who lived about 100yrs back.
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I've never met anyone with the first name Chandler.
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Me neither.

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I've never known any men named Frasier or Niles. And I've never known any women named Daphne, Maris, or Roz either. But my Mom had a female relative named Daphne but she died years before I was born.

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Phoebe is a very popular TV name. Never met a real-life Phoebe.
I remembered I know a married couple with several children and one of their daughters is named Phoebe. But then I've never known a woman named Ursula (Phoebe's twin sister on Friends).

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