TITLE

Every Tom, Dick and Harry a Jay-Z

PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Mail on Sunday;5/19/2013, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
IN STRUMPET City, when told that Tierney's Christian name is Rashers, a sergeant says: 'They never poured holy water on the likes of that!' Some of the names being given to children nowadays are ridiculous. Old, traditional names such as John, Mark, Thomas and Kathleen seem to be out of fashion, with people paying more attention to celebs and soaps than to saints. Back in the early Eighties, we had a lot of little John Pauls. Now maybe Francis will rise in popularity.
ACCESSION #
87640386

 

Related Articles

  • Every Tom, Dick, and Harry (Poem). Kirchdorfer, Ulf // Tar River Poetry;Spring2003, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p20 

    Presents the poem "Every Tom, Dick, and Harry," by Ulf Kirchdorfer.

  • It don't mean nothing. Griffiths, T. // New Statesman & Society;12/16/94-12/30/94, Vol. 7 Issue 333, Blairway to Heaven p10 

    Presents a made-up nihilistic poem from `Tom, Dick, and Harry'.

  • TOM, DICK AND DEBBIE HARRY (Book).  // Kirkus Reviews;5/15/2002, Vol. 70 Issue 10, p676 

    Reviews the book 'Tom, Dick and Debbie Harry,' by Jessica Adams.

  • Tom, Dick and Debbie Harry (Book). Core, Karen // Library Journal;6/1/2002, Vol. 127 Issue 10, p192 

    Reviews the book 'Tom, Dick and Debbie Harry,' by Jessica Adams.

  • R&B/HIP-HOP™.  // Billboard;12/7/2013, Vol. 125 Issue 47, p57 

    The article presents a chart of top rhythm and blues and hip-hop songs as of December 7, 2013 which includes "Tom Ford," by Jay Z, "Holy Grail," by Jay Z featuring Justin Timberlake, and "Honest," by Future.

  • RAP SONG™.  // Billboard;8/31/2013, Vol. 125 Issue 33, p59 

    The article presents a chart of top rap songs as of August 31, 2013 which includes "Red Noise," by Sage the Gemini, "Tom Ford," by Jay Z, and "Holy Grail," by Jay Z featuring Justin Timberlake.

  • No great loss.  // Daily Mail;6/26/2013, p43 

    SO Patrick Nulty quit the Labour Party? I don't think Eamon Gilmore will lose much sleep. Eamon isn't going to stop meeting Tom Cruise, the Queen, the Kennedys, the Obamas and every other Tom, Dick or Harry who happens to land on our shores.

  • Targets for a reason.  // Daily Mail;11/30/2015, p41 

    I READ about Ireland being a target for terrorists. It is hardly surprising when our governments over the last 20-odd years opened the floodgates to every Tom Dick and Harry into our country. I hope they are satisfied now they have put this country in a precarious position.

  • Jane Austen, the queen of modern slang.  // Daily Mail;5/27/2013, p27 

    SHUT up, dirt cheap and dog-tired would roll off the tongue of any Tom, Dick or Harry today.

  • Untitled.  // Design Week;6/21/2007, Vol. 22 Issue 25, p4 

    The article evaluates the trio of chairs called Tom, Dick and Harry which was designed by Mark Gabbertas.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics