An article in the Dallas Morning News this past Sunday describes how local men named Tony Romo are dealing with the special attention others give them, now that the starting quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys has made it a household name. Their girlfriends said they brag about dating "Tony Romo" to people they meet.
A few years ago during the Pistons-Lakers NBA finals, I had a customer named Ben Wallace, same name as the Pistons star, but very different appearance.
What people have you known that shared a name with a famous or infamous person? Did you joke about it? Did they like the jokes, or not appreciate the association?