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Baby names: the Breaking Bad effect

by in ents

People actually appear to be naming their children after characters in Breaking Bad, the popular TV series about a crystal meth dealer. That's according to data compiled by the Office for National Statistics on popular baby names.

You can find out more about the popularity of other baby names over the years with this tool, built using ONS data by Anna Powell Smith.

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