She knew her new name might finally stick when she got a phone message recently: “Hi, GoVeg.com. This is your mother. Please call me.”
It might sound more than a little odd — but it’s true. A young animal rights activist from Indiana once known as Karin Robertson has legally changed her name to that of a Web site run by her employer, the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
That’s the craziest thing I’ve read about since Montana’s Libertarian Party candidate for senate turned himself blue.
Some things you just can’t make up.