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The Name Game: What Influenced Your Decision?

While Aiden and Sophia set the national trend in baby names for 2011, we're curious to know, what influenced the name you selected for your lil one? It's one of the first important decisions that you make as a parent, and one that your child will carry with him for the rest of his life . . . talk about pressure! From the traditional to the avant-garde, tell us how you chose a name that stands the test of time for your little guy or girl.

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Stephanie-Marie Stephanie-Marie 4 years
I hate when people let others talk them out of a name. I think it's a good idea to keep the name to yourself till the baby's born if you think others might not like it. Once it's on the birth certificate people won't say anything. 
amber512 amber512 5 years
I want my first son to have my two grandfather's names.  I love them and the names!
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