Have you ever thought about or actually changed your name? Some people switch to their middle name, or even go by a nickname. I was never that happy with my first name (Wes) because it was never available on those little vanity license plates for bikes. Yeah, it gave me a complex and made me feel weird at a very young age.

Changing your name has to be a HUGE pain in the ass these days.  These days your "identity" is everything. Your name and numbers pretty much follow you everywhere and can determine what you can and cannot do. With all of this in mind, you should be very careful when choosing a new identity: