Same Name?

Matt Lewis
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Posted: Apr 11, 2008 9:05 AM
This NYT headline caught my eye:  Names that match forge a bond on the internet

The argument that people with similar names will like each other, doesn't ring true to me.  Still, this is interesting:
During the 2000 presidential campaign, people whose surnames began with B were more likely to contribute to George Bush, while those whose surnames began with G were more likely to contribute to Al Gore.
Unlike the folks in this article, I am secretly plotting the destruction of all other Matt Lewis'.  From the kid actor in Harry Potter -- to the Elvis impersonator in Vegas -- to the Sublimesque rock band in California -- they all must cease using my good name ...