Are Celebs Responsible for America's Most Popular Baby Names?

By Darrick Thomas on
(Photos: Getty Images, Pacific Coast News, Bauer Griffin, FameFlynet)Just how much influence does pop culture have on what parents name their newborn children? If you happened to peruse the entertainment blogs yesterday, you'd think the answer is a whole hell of a lot. The Social Security Administration released its annual roundup of the most popular baby names from last year, and people are dying to connect the results with America's perceived celebrity-obsessed culture. Let's remember there...Read Full Story

Top Baby Names 2010

By Deena Bustillo on
The results are in! The top baby names for 2010 are, wait for it: Isabella and Jacob. Oh, how Twilight. The list of top baby names for the year was just released by the Social Security Administration today, and it's the 11th year in a row that Jacob's come out on top, according to Yahoo News. According to the study, over 22,000 girls were born with the name Isabella last year, and 21,000 named Jacob. Emma was the top girls' name in 2009, so was bumped into the second spot, followed by...Read Full Story