The Worcester Tornadoes. The Carolina Hurricanes. These are just a couple of teams I can think of off the top of my head that are named, somewhat unfortunately, after disasters that can and have partially destroyed the very cities that the teams play for. Of course there are many more and I’m sure it’ll be even more fun to make some up (even if they’re not based on natural disasters) which is why this week’s trending topic idea is — #unfortunateteamnames. So head on over to Twitter and join the fun by adding your own ideas and don’t forget to use the hashtag, #unfortunateteamnames.
P. S. If this blog post gets retweeted by 100 or more different people over the next 24-hours, I’ll send $40(!) to whomever I think tweets the funniest tweet with the hashtag #unfortunateteamnames on it. Also, I’ll be retweeting my favorites and posting my own in my feed.
My last name is spelled A-R-O-M-A-N-D-O. It is pronounced like ah-roh-mahn-doh or maybe it’s are-o-mon-doe.*
People have an unbelievably hard time knowing how to spell or pronounce “Aromando” even though, for