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Old 09-21-2012, 07:21 PM   #18
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Originally Posted by Black E46 sedan View Post
It's not that we're referring the name Dick to a penis, although Dick Sackler in combination is kind of funny. We just don't understand why Dick is short for Richard. Rich makes sense but Dick doesn't sound similar.
Yeah, why it's Dick and not Rich is weird. Kinda like how another poster mentioned William and Bill.

And yeah, there are some weird combinations out there. Still, I'm not sure that's where OP was exactly going with this. It sounds like he's accepted that Dick is short for Richard, but why someone would willingly go along with being called Dick.
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