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If you had a horse, what would you name it?

Asked at Pet World, 711 West 23rd St. on January 5, 2011

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““It depends on the color of the horse. If it was tan, I’d name him Butterscotch.”

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“Henry.”

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“Zilg.”

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“Rose.”

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weeslicket 3 years, 7 months ago

is that one name, or a first and last name(s)?

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Henry_the_liberal 3 years, 7 months ago

And I would have guessed you would go for Shadowfax. I'm such a nerd

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labmonkey 3 years, 7 months ago

Look at my horse. My horse is amazing.

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scopi_guy 3 years, 7 months ago

You beat me to it

It felt good to be out of the rain

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LadyJ 3 years, 7 months ago

As a precaution, I would advise you guys to stay awake or sleep alone with the door locked. :)

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Tammy Yergey 3 years, 7 months ago

I have both. Chickens are definitely more dumb. Horses aren't super-intelligent, but they can be trained.

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Scott Morgan 3 years, 7 months ago

Chickens eat with their peckers which aint too smart.

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oldvet 3 years, 7 months ago

I don't know about the front half, but the back half would be called "obama".

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Kyle Neuer 3 years, 7 months ago

"Elway" for a stallion, "Sarah Jessica" for a mare. Or, just simplify it to "Dog Food".

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wmathews 3 years, 7 months ago

You used a swear word, Tom. Feel free to repost w/out it. I'll message you the text if you need it.

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thanksforcoming 3 years, 7 months ago

Finally. Something worth commenting on! I would name my horse Jasper.

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Chrissy Neibarger 3 years, 7 months ago

I've always wanted to name a horse Wildfire after the song of the same name by Michael Martin Murphy. I loved that song as a kid and names just about every horse stuffed animal Wildfire.

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LadyJ 3 years, 7 months ago

Well now some of you guys have my horse so upset I'm going to have to get his massage therapist out early this week.

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MotherJugs 3 years, 7 months ago

I have always been fond of Trigger...just sayin.

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Flap Doodle 3 years, 7 months ago

If I had a donkey, I'd name him Ho-Tee.

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Liberty275 3 years, 7 months ago

I'd name the horse "Ed" and change my name to "Wilbur". Then I feed Ed peanut butter on video, dub in tracks making it look like he's talking and put the new sensational clips on Youtube so I could be famous on Tosh.0..

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KU_Dude 3 years, 7 months ago

This comment was removed by the site staff for violation of the usage agreement.

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weeslicket 3 years, 7 months ago

ok. i completely do not understand what you just said. please translate for me.

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LadyJ 3 years, 7 months ago

He Who Must Not Be Named Which Andini did and the comment was removed. Explanation for comment removal in my post below.

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weeslicket 3 years, 7 months ago

thank you. i understand now. the original post had been deleted before i read the following. me big stoopid for not recognizing name of the harry potter villain.

am i to understand the the original poster was named "andini"? (funny how andini and nagini are so similar)

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spiff 3 years, 7 months ago

You can't OWN a horse, man.

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LadyJ 3 years, 7 months ago

It dates back to the "Marion Disappeareded" blog (♣Free the Blog♣). Even posting the meaning or origin of the name of HWMNBN was not allowed. The reason given by JK was that comments about a banned poster were not allowed since they could not defend themselves since they were banned. Thus his name cannot be used. Hope this helps.

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TimMarquette 3 years, 7 months ago

Noodle Brain. I think he might just win the Kentucky Derby!

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weeslicket 3 years, 7 months ago

from mr. snap: "Houyhnhnm"

ok. is that pronounced as "bob"? because i spell that like: fry8s4b

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Boston_Corbett 3 years, 7 months ago

...as in giddy yup, giddy yup, giddy yup.

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dajudge 3 years, 7 months ago

If I had a Hammer, I'd hammer in the morning. If I had a horse, I'd horse around in the morning. And If I was horse, I'd try not to talk. I'll be quiet now.

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riverdrifter 3 years, 7 months ago

My Dad, born in 1915, had a horse name Flip and then one named Lindy (yes after Lindberg). I like those names. I'd name my horse Curlin, a great thoroughbred which paid off at the track like an ATM on four legs.

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Flap Doodle 3 years, 7 months ago

I'd name my horse Francis, after Revolutionary War hero Francis M*.

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Newell_Post 3 years, 7 months ago

I had a friend whose horse was named Horace. Horace the Horse. I always kind of liked that.

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averado 3 years, 7 months ago

The kid that named his zilg is my hero.

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pace 3 years, 7 months ago

I would be more interested in the question "If you had a house, what would you name it?" Or what kind of house would you like to live in?

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coolmom 3 years, 7 months ago

i think silver would be my horses name.

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HomeSlice 3 years, 7 months ago

Frau Blücher

(...distant whinny.....)

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HomeSlice 3 years, 7 months ago

Frau Blücher: Would the doctor care for a... brandy before retiring? Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: No. Thank you. Frau Blücher: [suggestively] Some varm milk... perhaps? Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: No... thank you very much. No thanks. Frau Blücher: [suggestively] Ovaltine? Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: NOTHING! Thank you! I'm a little - tired! Frau Blücher: Then I vill say... goodnight, Herr Doctor. Dr. Frederick Frankenstein: Goodnight, Frau Blücher. [horses whinny]

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