When it comes to naming things, asking the internet for help is going to get you a wide range of responses, ranging from the serious the straight up bizarre.
One of the best examples of this is Boatgate, when the internet poll for new $287 million polar research trip turned up with the name Boaty McBoatface in first spot. Yes, really.
— Westminster Abbey (@wabbey) February 1, 2022
Now, the world wide web has it’s chance to shine once more, and this time it features London in the limelight. The internet has been tasked to find a name for a gargoyle at Westminster Abbey.
Westminster Abbey’s twitter account called out for responses via Twitter on Tuesday (February 1) with the hashtag #TongueOutTuesday, and it’s safe to say that the results did not disappoint. Here’s some of the fine responses.
The best name suggestions for the Westminster Abbey Gargoyle
1. Gargoyly McGargoyleface.
Just inevitable, right?
2. Rolling MacStone.
4. The Duke Of Wellingtongue.
5. Downtongue Abbey.
10. Rain taster.
12. Gary Gargoyle.
16. Barfing Little Man.