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01 January 2008 @ 05:42 pm
Name That Vehicle  
So, Chris says I should have a contest, and whoever sends me the best prize gets to name the XTerra. While I kinda like that idea, I think I'd rather have final word on the name, especially since I doubt y'all would send me anything cool anyway. :-P

I never did name the Civic, even though I thought about it several times. It never told me its name, though, so...

For the record, I've decided that the car is more or less a he.
In the mood: contemplativecontemplative
Dustybigmog on January 2nd, 2008 01:40 am (UTC)
Wait we have to send _you_ a prize? Pass.
Douglas Triggs: cateyesdoubt72 on January 2nd, 2008 03:33 am (UTC)
No, no, that's just what Chris suggested. I'm asking no such thing, just for suggestions, which I will subsequently ignore, and probably never bother to name it anything.
asakiyume: O-jizo-samaasakiyume on January 2nd, 2008 01:48 am (UTC)
Well, I'm pretty sure your car won't be named Tristram, Ashley, Orpheus, Blaise, or Siegfried.

I'm just kind of sure that those would not be the names that would emanate from that vehicle you just purchased.
Douglas Triggs: totallydoubt72 on January 2nd, 2008 03:33 am (UTC)
What's wrong with Siegfried?
drpaisleydrpaisley on January 2nd, 2008 05:10 am (UTC)
Yeah! Other than the racing across your (my) head at 3 a.m., that is
Tullytully01 on January 2nd, 2008 06:04 am (UTC)
Ok. What about Roy?
Douglas Triggs: atomsdoubt72 on January 2nd, 2008 06:21 pm (UTC)
Rob Roy?
asakiyumeasakiyume on January 4th, 2008 12:00 am (UTC)
Actually, Siegfried's not so bad-well, none of the names are *bad*--they just wouldn't be what that car would demand to be called. And Siefried, though the name signifies a hero, still seems a little rarified--a little arts-and-culture-y--for that muscular car you've got.
Douglas Triggs: bad eggdoubt72 on January 4th, 2008 12:44 am (UTC)
I dunno, Siegfried is very Wagnerian, not to mention everything in German sounds kinda masculine. :)
┌∩┐{◣_◢}┌∩┐: (smiley) Lego Smiley Facechocotaku on January 2nd, 2008 01:51 am (UTC)
name it Juicy. XD
Douglas Triggs: bad icondoubt72 on January 2nd, 2008 03:34 am (UTC)
DeeDerangedeederange on January 2nd, 2008 03:02 am (UTC)
Of course it's a boy, it's got a tail pipe doesn't it?

Since you will be driving a big evil SUV, I don't want you going all macho, so I think you should name it something like Fuzzy Bunny or Fluffy.
Douglas Triggs: bad icondoubt72 on January 2nd, 2008 03:39 am (UTC)
Macho, macho man! I want to be a macho man!

I'm gonna drive it all the way down there to visit, just to use gas! In fact, I'm gonna visit Oregon and Maine on the way, just to make sure I use more!

(Okay, not actually, I have no intention of taking this on a solo road trip anytime soon, probably ever. I'd be better off renting a car, but these days... It's cheaper to fly anyway.)
Tullytully01 on January 2nd, 2008 06:04 am (UTC)
It's a boy, you say want macho, call it Bull. ;-)
Douglas Triggs: ufo and medoubt72 on January 2nd, 2008 06:22 pm (UTC)
Nah, I think I actually want something properly geeky. It doesn't really need to show off its macho side, it's secure enough.
Tullytully01 on January 2nd, 2008 09:39 pm (UTC)
It doesn't really need to show off its macho side, it's secure enough.

XTerraBull....the SUV formerly known as Bad Ass. :-D

How geeky do you wanna get? V'Ger! Or just Bob.

Douglas Triggs: girdoubt72 on January 3rd, 2008 12:41 am (UTC)

Oh, man, that hurts.