I have had the same email address since just after Google introduced gmail. It’s my first initial and last name @ gmail.com. Pretty simple. Other people evidently employ the same simplistic strategy, but fail miserably somewhere in the execution.
I get lots of email intended for other people. Brianna, Bernice, Brian, Brittany, Blake and Barath receive a lot of mail in my inbox. Those emails, I suppose, make sense if they really do share my last name. I also receive email for Sherkeydra, though. She’s applying for student loans, and my email address makes no sense at all for her name.
Brittany orders a lot of stuff from Alibaba.com. Bernice is having problems paying her phone bill. Brian gets a payment from Wells Fargo every Thursday night, and Blake is looking for a roommate.
Brianna’s family is a real hoot. They travel a lot and seem to have a…
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