Naming a baby is always an experience. As parents, most of us usually consult with our spouses so we can come up with the best names for our babies. Some choose simple names while others take a different route and go with uncommon ones.
Recently, three brothers from the Philippines have gotten massive attention online because of the unique names their parents have given them. It all began when Takeshi Suda, a Facebook user, shared photos of the siblings’ school IDs. From there, social media netizens and several news sites have since taken notice.
Meet the Tamayo brothers from Pangasinan, Philippines.
Hailing from the province of Pangasinan, the three Tamayo boys all have unusual, hard-to-pronounce monikers such as Dzywrygh Lynzh, Pzxydynn Yzzr, and Djykynll Rysym.
Yes, folks, those are really their names and netizens everywhere have found it really amusing.
It’s easy to imagine how these boys often get asked where their parents actually got their names.
As you can see, their names are like a tongue-twister gibberish, an email password, a random captcha, or something.
We just bet their classmates and teachers often have fun with them and yeah, they probably get asked over and over about their names’ origins. Also, imagine how a Starbucks barista would have a hard time spelling their names on their cups.
The real reason behind the uniqueness…
In a Definitely Filipino article, we learn that the boys parents had very short and very simple names – Jon and Mercy. And that’s exactly the main reason “why they decided to take a different turn when naming their children” so they went with the most unique names they can think of.
Well obviously, the couple achieved their goal and now their sons have even achieved their 15 minutes of fame on the internet because of it.
8 Extremely Successful People Who Did Not Graduate College
Formal education is not the only key to success.
Going to school, getting good grades, and finishing with a diploma used to be the widely accepted top formula for success. But today, many success stories prove that having formal education isn't the only way to reach your dreams.
Sometimes, it takes more than a college degree to join the ranks of millionaires and billionaires. There's vision, tenacity, passion, hard work, maybe even a bit of luck. Below, we list eight successful individuals who did not graduate college.
1. Richard Branson
Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Atlantic Airways, Virgin Records, Virgin Mobile, and other Virgin brands, is said to be presently worth $5 billion. Not only did he not graduate college, he also didn't complete high school. He was dyslexic and did not perform well in school, but that experience did not stop him from eventually building an empire. He believes education is important but that schools need to encourage and fund programs to help students become entrepreneurs. ...
Woman Divorces Paralyzed Husband And Marries His Friend So They Can Take Care Of Him
This modern family has a heartwarming story.
This may be one of the weirdest yet most interesting and maybe heartwarming love stories you'll ever read. It's not your typical love triangle story. A woman in China divorced her paralyzed ex-husband only to marry his best friend after. But the juicy part is that all three of them are living together.
Xie Xiping from Angkang China has been looking after her husband (now ex) Xu Xihan since he became paralyzed as a result of a mining accident in 2002. Later on, she married Xu's best friend Liu Zongkui. Together, Xie and Liu are taking care of Xu and they all live in one house with all their kids.
Xie has shown her devotion to her first husband, Xu.
Xu got into an accident while working as a miner at Henan.
14 People Who Showed Kindness and Ended Up Regretting It
Apparently, being good isn’t always rewarding!
Most of us have already heard the adage “when you do good, good comes back to you,” and, for the most part, we know it to be true. Besides, we’ve seen numerous heartwarming, faith-in-humanity-restoring stories go viral on the internet and we couldn’t help but feel inspired.
There are, however, certain instances when doing a good deed leads a person to unimaginable trouble. Take it from these 14 netizens who took the time to share their first-hand experiences when they found out for themselves that showing kindness can sometimes go terribly wrong.
Read on and see for yourself: