16 Popular Things That Originally Had Different Names

What do Powerpuff Girls, Spongebob Squarepants, Snapchat, Google, Mr. Bean, and Coldplay have in common? A very silly and awkward original name, that did not come into being only thanks to some very last minute decisions. Some of these names will really make you raise your eyebrow - what were they thinking??? Well, it’s all history now, so let’s explore the funniest and most bizarre original names of various popular things that almost became a real thing. Which one is the strongest runner in the contest for being the silliest? Share your ideas in the comment section below and don’t forget to subscribe to our channel so the fight against boredom can continue!

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TIMESTAMPS:

#16 Mr. Bean - Mr. Cauliflower 00:23

#15 Snapchat - Pictaboo 00:57

#14 The Powerpuff Girls - Whoopass Girls 01:31

#13 Back To The Future - Spacemen From Pluto 02:04

#12 Nike - Blue Ribbon Sports 02:52

#11 Hannah Montana - Alexis Texas 03:20

#10 Mickey Mouse - Mortimer 03:47

#9 Friends - Six Of One - 04:20

#8 Yahoo! - Jerry And David's Guide To The World Wide Web 04:56

#7 Coldplay - Starfish 05:35

#6 Pink Floyd - Screaming Abdabs 06:07

#5 Queen - Smile 06:48

#4 Pepsi - Brad's Drink 07:33

#3 SpongeBob SquarePants - SpongeBoy 07:58

#2 The Big Bang Theory - Lenny, Kenny and Penny 08:35

#1 Google - Backrub 09:03

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