Originally Posted by russ99
What's not to like? It's a dumb silly name brought on by Ozzie's lack of normal English pronunciation. It's golden, gonna stick with it.
Um...because it's a dumb silly nickname, and it was brought to light by a dumb, silly caricature of a baseball manager. But then, you do still like that poor excuse of an ex-manager. And you're going to stick with it even though you know he doesn't like it?
Would you like it if someone called you something that was "dumb and silly", said you didn't like it, but that person continued to use it anyway? Granted, you'll probably never meet Beckham, and if you did and you called him that, he'd be to classy to tell you to kiss his ass, but still...