Isn’t it strange that modern society calls for us to identify ourselves with various titles, pseudonyms, email addresses, online dating profile names, and Twitter handles? Aww shucks, those were the days when Smokey and the Bandit were the only ones with their ham radio handles. Norma Jean Baker, Frederick Austerlitz, and Robert Zimmerman were just a few who felt the transformation from civilian to icon required a name change to (respectively) Marilyn Monroe, Fred Astaire, and Bob Dylan. . . .

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