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  • When Will We Run Out Of Names?

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    SOURCES:

    Name frequency in US: http://howmanyofme.com/

    US Census data: http://www.census.gov/topic...

    Band name frequency: http://gothamist.com/2010/0...

    Books using same title:

    http://www.theguardian.com/...
    http://www.writersdigest.co...

    Is choosing a band name becoming more difficult?

    http://www.theguardian.com/...
    http://www.wsj.com/articles...

    How many famous people are there? http://www.wired.com/2013/0...

    World population counter: http://www.census.gov/popcl...

    What If? naming stars calculation: https://what-if.xkcd.com/23/

    Online Disinhibition effect:

    http://users.rider.edu/~sul...
    http://www.wsj.com/articles...

    On the internet, nobody know’s you’re a dog:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wik...
    [image] http://michaelmaslin.com/in...

    Karma Court: http://www.reddit.com/r/Kar...

    Proteus Effect: http://en.wikipedia.org/wik...

    Proteus effect studies:

    https://vhil.stanford.edu/p...
    http://faculty.smu.edu/chri...

    When will we run out of social security numbers? http://www.mathiseasy.net/W...

    Article about running out of usernames: http://kotaku.com/5924570/a...

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