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OffbeatActor Macaulay Culkin is letting the internet choose his new middle name and you can vote for it right now

12:55  01 december  2018
12:55  01 december  2018 Source:   msn.com

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Macaulay Culkin said he's legally changing his name to ' Macaulay Macaulay Culkin Culkin ' after fans voted in a public poll. On November 26, actor , musician, and author Macaulay Culkin enlisted the help of the internet to choose a new middle name using a poll on his lifestyle website, Bunny

Actor , musician, and author Macaulay Culkin is enlisting the help of the internet to choose a new middle name using a poll on his lifestyle website, BunnyEars.com. Everyone remembers Macaulay Culkin as the adorable little Kevin McCallister from basically every '90s movie imaginable right ?

Actor Macaulay Culkin is letting the internet choose his new middle name and you can vote for it right now© Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP In an interview with Ellen Degeneres, Culkin revealed he can't watch "Home Alone" without giving too much personal context to the film. He told Degeneres, "I'm remembering that day on set, like, how I was hiding my Pepsi behind the couch. I can't watch it the same way other people can." In the same interview, he called the film "background radiation at Christmastime." Actor, musician, and author Macaulay Culkin is enlisting the help of the internet to choose a new middle name using a poll on his lifestyle website, BunnyEars.com.

"My middle name is something dumb. Larry? Orange? Honestly, I can't even remember it," Culkin wrote on his website. "So I asked you all to send in some better options so I can go down to the courthouse and explain to a judge why I need to change my middle name to something cool."

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Actor , musician, and author Macaulay Culkin is enlisting the help of the internet to choose a new middle name using a poll on his lifestyle website, BunnyEars.com. Everyone remembers Macaulay Culkin as the adorable little Kevin McCallister from basically every '90s movie imaginable right ?

So what are the options? Site visitors can vote for one of five new monikers.

Currently, the fan-favorite is "Macaulay Culkin." If it comes out on top, this means that the actor's full name would be Macaulay Macaulay Culkin Culkin.

The four other options are "Shark Week," "Kieren" (suggested by Culkin's brother, Kieren), "TheMcRibIsBack," and "Publicity Stunt."

Actor Macaulay Culkin is letting the internet choose his new middle name and you can vote for it right now
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Culkin discussed his decision to swap out his existing middle name for something a bit zanier on "The Tonight Show"

"I was staring at my passport recently and stuff, and I was looking over my middle name," Culkin explained to Fallon. His middle name is currently Carson. "And I felt like, you know, I should probably spruce up my name a little bit."

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Macaulay Culkin let the internet choose his new middle name , on his satirical lifestyle website, Bunny Ears. Voters had until Christmas Eve to choose from (Full Disclosure: The author of this piece voted for Publicity Stunt, then Kieran in an incognito window because she couldn’t choose .)

“My new middle name has been chosen . You voted and the winner is clear. In 2019 my new legal name will be: Macaulay Macaulay Culkin If you have opted in for our browser push notifications, and you would like to opt-out, please refer to the following instructions depending on your device and

The "Home Alone" star also mused that having Macaulay Culkin as his middle name would inject a bit of fun into his interactions with fans.

"So if somebody comes up to me at the airport and says, 'Excuse me, are you Macaulay Culkin?' I go, 'Well Macaulay Culkin is my middle name,'" Culkin joked.

Although Culkin admitted to never having watched any part of Shark Week, an annual shark-themed TV sensation and one of the name choices, he told Fallon that he finds "TheMcRibIsBack" to be a decent name option.

"Look, it is back. I just tried one, finally. It's a McRib. I mean, it's certainly back," Culkin reasoned.

INSIDER reached out to McDonald's for comment on the poll but did not immediately hear back.

Actor Macaulay Culkin is letting the internet choose his new middle name and you can vote for it right now© Rich Kaszeta/Flickr The poll is open until December 24

If you want to have a say in Macaulay Culkin's new middle name, you have until December 24 to cast your virtual vote. And, as he wrote on his website, Culkin seems eager for a change:

"Sure, I might have gold plated watercraft, and chrome plated invisibility cloaks, but all I want for Christmas is a new middle name."

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