‘Anakin’, a.k.a. Darth Vader, is officially one of the 1,000 top baby names
Apparently, some parents are cool with their kids joining the dark side.
While parents in the UK are busy naming their precious offspring Khaleesi and Tyrion, some American parents are apparently making their allegiances known by naming their sons after the most notorious, most evil overlord in sci-fi history: Darth Vader.
According to the official Social Security Administration list of the most popular baby names in America in 2014, a couple hundred Star Wars nerds have opted for the name Anakin as their choice baby name, ranking it No. 957 of 1,000. Naturally, Darth would have been too on the nose. Read more…