The International Reporting (and Life) Adventures of Vivian Salama

Garcias Are Catching Up to Joneses

Posted by vmsalama on November 18, 2007

Sam Roberts
New York Times  
(Nov. 17) – Step aside Moore and Taylor. Welcome Garcia and Rodriguez.
Smith remains the most common surname in the United States, according to a new analysis released yesterday by the Census Bureau. But for the first time, two Hispanic surnames — Garcia and Rodriguez — are among the top 10 most common in the nation, and Martinez nearly edged out Wilson for 10th place.

One Response to “Garcias Are Catching Up to Joneses”

  1. A. said

    And Gonzales, the attorney general brought us “legal” torture……so it is not just surnames that is changing, but the country itself. USA invaded the wromg country!

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