Current Name Game
Lice Dream: Naming the Itch You Get When You Hear Someone Has Lice
Lice. The very words can make you itch. Can you feel your scalp crawling? Is that dandruff on your shoulder or could it be a nit waiting to hatch and infest every inch of your beautiful locks? We’re not hypochondriacs, but when we hear that someone has gotten lice, even someone who we’ve never met that lives on the other side of the world, we itch. How powerful our language is to literally make your skin crawl! Such a strong reaction deserves its own name, don’t you think? So scratch our itch for a new name, PopNamers. What should we call the itching sensation you get when you hear that someone has gotten lice?