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Old October 7 2012, 08:48 AM   #1
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Name the Tribble

(note to Mods/Admins: This concerns Tribbles in general, but at the same time it's news, a kind of game and kinda freaky fan-stuff. Hence I thought it'd best fit into Misc. Feel free to move it, if you find a better place for it)


Years ago, the American Heritage Center in Wyoming got presented with a lot of stuff from the Star Trek series.
Recently, one of their employees, who happens to be a Trekkie, re-discovered the items. Among them is a Tribble, donated by Forrest J Ackerman, for which the archive now is seeking a name.
The name ought to express the typical nature of a tribble.

Entries can be emailed to ahc(at)uwyo.edu, with "Tribble
Contest" and your name in the subject line. They also can be posted at the center's Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/UWAHC
The deadline for entries is Oct. 22nd

Source: http://news.yahoo.com/wyo-tribble-na...203347481.html
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Old October 7 2012, 10:05 AM   #2
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Re: Name the Tribble

If I had a bunch of tribbles I'd give them all Klingon names.

The MIGHTY KOR!!

:: shakes small furry ball in your face ::

And then I'd mash two of them together into cleavage and call them Lursa and B'Etor.
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Old October 7 2012, 01:09 PM   #3
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But Kor's a boy's name! Tribbles are born pregnant, so surely they need to be female names?

Korina?

Korette?
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Old October 7 2012, 01:22 PM   #4
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I'd like you to meet my tribble, Grilka.
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Old October 7 2012, 01:38 PM   #5
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Grilka is indeed a worthy name for a tribble. Azetbur is also acceptable.
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Old October 7 2012, 01:55 PM   #6
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Don't stand too close to Grilka Deranged Nasat.. she has appetites.
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Old October 7 2012, 06:09 PM   #7
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Re: Name the Tribble

While I like the following names and think they'd be great, I don't think others will agree: Stormageddon or Fred.

More appropriate(?): Crazzal, Gerish, Frim, Sotzie.
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Old October 7 2012, 09:43 PM   #8
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Tribbles are bisexual and are all named Uterus Rex.
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Old October 7 2012, 10:39 PM   #9
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While I like the following names and think they'd be great, I don't think others will agree: Stormageddon or Fred.
Fred is always a good name. Especially for tribbles.
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Old October 8 2012, 12:03 PM   #10
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Tim the Tribble
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Old October 8 2012, 12:24 PM   #11
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Chicken, Sandwich and Coffee.
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Old October 8 2012, 12:37 PM   #12
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Unkempt hairy appearance, bearing an irresistible charm as seen by the general public, regarded as a joke by peers, getting into all sorts of mischief that only endears him further, undermining the authority of the people in charge, and with a penchant for procreative affairs (allegedly)... why, the only suitable name has to be Boris.
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Old October 8 2012, 12:48 PM   #13
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This is my tribble, Neckbeard.
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Old October 8 2012, 03:56 PM   #14
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Freddy the Wonder Tribble!


(From my Blue Warp Nacelles inspired fake comic book cover.)
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Old October 11 2012, 05:47 PM   #15
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propita wrote: View Post
More appropriate(?): Crazzal, Gerish, Frim, Sotzie.
I love these! They even sound furry!
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