67°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Thu
85°
67°
20%
Fri
87°
68°
20%
Sat
88°
69°
20%
Follow our weather team on social media

Nebraska man changes name to Tyrannosaurus Rex

2 years ago May 08, 2012 May 8, 2012 Tuesday, May 08 2012 Tuesday, May 08, 2012 6:51:07 AM EDT in News
Source: AP wire

YORK, Neb.-A 23-year-old Nebraska man has legally become Tyrannosaurus Rex.

The New York Times reported the man entered the York County courtroom as Tyler Gold and left it with the moniker of Tyrannosaurus Rex Joseph Gold.

Gold said in his public filing for the change that the dinosaur's name is cooler.

Judge Alan Gless asked Gold whether he wanted a new name so he could hide from creditors or law enforcement. Gold said no.

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
5 Days
Radar
Today
67°
63°
Thu
Partly Cloudy
85°
67°
Fri
Partly Cloudy
87°
68°
Sat
Partly Cloudy
88°
69°
Sun
Isolated T-Storms
88°
70°