HomeBonfire Of The VanitiesSomeone Asked…. Someone Asked…. Kevin November 4, 2003 Bonfire Of The Vanities 4 Comments If the Bonfire Of The Vanities moniker would be confused with the Tom Wolfe novel or the horridly bad movie staring Tom Hanks. After 18 weeks of blog Bonfires, I am happy to report the answer is NO. According to Google I own that term now! Vote Carnival In 2003! Vote! Related Posts Bonfire Of The Vanities Reminder Bonfire Of The Vanities Reminder Bonfire Of The Vanities Countdown About The Author Kevin Kevin founded Wizbang in 2003. He still contributes occasionally and handles all the technical and design work for the site. 4 Comments King of Fools November 4, 2003 Congratulations are definitely in order. I love Google! Kevin November 4, 2003 You should get a royalty whenever that movie comes on!! Congrats! Another Jim November 5, 2003 If you ever consider a name change, I’d go for “Carnival of the Inanities”. Another Jim November 5, 2003 Doh! I meant “Bonfire of the Inanities”, of course. See, Kevin? You hosting both on successive days messes your readers up just as much as it does you.