A/N: So, since this crossover is basically AU, I brought
back some characters that I love and miss. I really hope you guys like this!
PLEASE leave feedback!! Enjoy!
“Everyone here?” Garcia did a quick headcount before
beginning. “Alright my courageous crime fighters. You are headed to South
Dakota. Y/F/N Y/L/N was reported missing this morning when she didn’t show up
for work. Why are we looking into this you ask? Y/N is the seventh person in
the past four months to go missing and then have all of their internet data start
“Disappearing? Baby girl you’ve told us too many times that
it never disappears.”
I extracted the list of names from the Wikipedia List of mainline My Little Pony ponies article and trained a few models with different parameters. Due to the relatively sparse data set, I ended up finally going with an input length of 20, as that seemed to give the best balance between creativity and not being complete gibberish.
So without further ado, twenty names from an alternate-universe My Little Pony generation:
Sometimes it would even generate alternate names for a single pony, just like the original training data:
Salty Con / Baby Sninty Rover
Fazzy Hapsy / Nottem Flare
Zippurt Thob / Viny Lugash
Die Flae / Baby Licknyston
Mose / Tic-a-Light
De-On e Swertheacks / Baby Lilbon / Nickety-Stlor
Shining Dusk / Baby Sundwise
(Bonus points for that last one being vaguely sensible despite the word “dusk” never appearing in the original list.)
May is the month for baby name data, with the statistics from the previous year finally being released! This year, Australia’s statistics are starting them off. Charlotte and Oliver are at the top of Australia’s national data for 2016, with 8 new names in the top 100, and one returning. These include: Bonnie, Thea, Quinn, Florence, Brooklyn, Sonny, Vincent and Parker, with John returning to the charts.
The top 10 for the country as a whole are:
Here are the most popular names in each Australian state for the year of 2016.