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Old 10-08-2013, 08:40 AM
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Old 10-08-2013, 10:31 AM
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In my high school, all the "popular kids" developed a system of nicknames for each other wherein a long "E" sound was added to the first (or only) syllable of their last name. Nelson became "Nellie," White was "Whitey," Olson was "Olie," etc. It was as annoying as it sounds.

I'd have been "Kammie" - good thing I wasn't popular.
That is what everyone in hockey does.
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Old 10-08-2013, 10:31 AM
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Damnit! You beat me to it!
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Old 10-08-2013, 11:20 AM
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I can only imagine what it'll be if he becomes an All Star.
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Old 10-20-2013, 06:31 PM
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I think Avi works, until something better comes up. Can't force a good nickname.

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That is what everyone in hockey does.
That is what everyone in everything does. ex: Paulie
The Hawks actually go with an "-er" more often though. ex: Kaner, Tazer, Jammer
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Old 10-20-2013, 10:53 PM
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I think Avi works, until something better comes up. Can't force a good nickname.


That is what everyone in everything does. ex: Paulie
The Hawks actually go with an "-er" more often though. ex: Kaner, Tazer, Jammer
Actually, using this formula, Konerko's nickname would be "Konie."
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Old 11-05-2013, 09:30 AM
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Instead of going with the first part of his name (Avi) I'll go with the last (Eel) The Eel. (I know it's a STRETCH)
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Old 11-05-2013, 04:52 PM
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Ted works.
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Old 11-12-2013, 12:29 PM
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Instead of going with the first part of his name (Avi) I'll go with the last (Eel) The Eel. (I know it's a STRETCH)
He is... electric.
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