Thursday, February 12, 2009

Behave, Nonnie

A tipster sent me a candidate for this blog’s ever-growing series “Ha Ha — This Person’s Name.”

kumkum

As with my entry on Dickson Poon, I am slightly hesitant to have a laugh at this woman on grounds that her name doesn’t fit my Western conception of “normal.” All the same, ha ha ha. Bonus points for having a last name that sounds like a command to a Poseidon Adventure character to comport herself properly.

3 comments:

  1. First, K-K B is a really nice person. Second, it's pronounced "koom," not the way that would be unfortunate. Third, big props for the highly obscure Poseidon Adventure allusion. Today is Carol Lynley's birthday, btw.

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  2. Aw, I knew making fun of people who live in Santa Barbara would eventually result in me chosing someone familiar to someone who reads this blog. Perhaps I will avoid doing this in the future. Incidentally, is Nonnie obscure? I feel like everyone should have seen that movie by now. They play it on AMC all the time. Shared cultural heritage and all that.

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  3. It was my first PG movie, so it's near and dear to my heart. But my heart's kinda odd, so I figured calling out a character's name in the film was tricky.

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