> UPDATE: It’s TRUE. TBD is the name.
A site claiming to be Robert Allbritton’s new local D.C. project headed up by Jim Brady has finally come up with a name: “TBD”.
Seriously, that’s the alleged name.
We won’t go into the list of names that we almost chose, the names we considered but laughed down or the reasons we rejected them. Let’s just say that RantsInYourPants.com didn’t exactly turn a lot of heads; plus, it’s taken. Our “riff” list covers everything from the dumb to the too clever to the boring and back again. We came very close to securing a name more than once, but each time an obstacle – a divided staff, a greedy domain holder, a trademark problem – blocked the way.
In a mixture of humor and frustration, Editor Erik Wemple began signing his emails, “Editor, TBD.com.”
Read the rest of the explanation here.