Overheard #3: Difficult-to-Remember Names

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Overheard #3: Difficult-to-Remember Names

25babe(Crow and Companion shopping during the holidays in high-tech Spend Bucks store packed with people.)

From next aisle over, Voice #1: Yo! What’s the name of that talking pig in that movie!

Voice #2: What movie? What pig? What are you talking about?

Voice #1: You know, that movie with the pig that talks—what’s it called? Babe. What was the name of the talking pig in that movie, Babe?

  1. My daughter can’t remember it either. She calls him ‘dat pig wif bangs’. But it’s not so embarrassing, when you’re 3.

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  2. Made me giggle. Thanks.

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  3. Made me snort.

    You guys are such porks, I mean, dorks.

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  4. Oh. My, lol. Overheard conversations are the best…

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  5. Oh, Michael, don’t you see? Those folks were just trying to remember the name of the actor-pig/s who portrayed Babe, not the name of the character he/she played! It’s not as if the name’s easy to come by; imdb gives the name of the actress who did the voice-over but not the pig/s involved!

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  6. Don’t forget Gordy. Everyone keeps thinking I’m a fan of that movie, because they can’t keep them straight.

    The indignity!!

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  7. The ex asked me once what Kevin Costner’s Indian name was in Dances With Wolves. That’s when I knew he was about to become the ex.

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