How to Remember Names

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Reader Comments (8)

so I guess you can remember me as Lex...?

January 18, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterjiggly mcsickfingers

Brilliant. It's so true.

July 7, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterIan

"Deeenis"...oh god, I'm dying here! I'm getting my co-workers hooked on this comic too.

November 10, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterNef

Trick for if you forget someone's name: Ask what their name is, and when they tell you, say, "No, I mean your last name". Makes it seem like you knew their first name all along.

January 21, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterKibilocomalifasa

even better, ask them how they SPELL their name. Works EVERY TIME.

February 5, 2011 | Unregistered Commentermitch gustav the robot

Not every time, my mom asked a friend how to spell her name and she answered: Gail. And no we don't need the post that you could spell it Gayle. The point was that she saw through my moms inability to suck it up and ask or just simplly make a voodoo doll with a strand of hair plucked from her head while sitting in the pew behind her and offering the doll up to the god of run on sentences.

February 11, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterGracefulDisaster

@Mitch: Unless their name is Bob.
Reference getter gets a cookie

March 12, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterADSF

Good stuff! Reminds me of Mulva from Seinfeld.

April 3, 2014 | Unregistered Commentercheesy bacon tart

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