Whitney Cummings Gets as Ribald as Her Name Suggests but Avoids the Predictable

At risk of getting too academic, let's consider names. A chapter in Freakonomics theorizes that a person's name can directly affect how successful that person will be, as well as the type of person he or she becomes. Now let's take stand-up comedian Whitney Cummings as an example. She has made a career of telling sex jokes. Has a lifetime of exposure to crass cracks about her name given her (at the least) a perverse sense of humor or (at the most) made her into a successful comedian?

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