I’m not a pop culture maven, so it helps to find articles that explain why girls’ names like Gemma, Mila, Giuliana and Bentley are soaring to new heights of popularity. Otherwise, I wouldn’t know. If you’d like to see the actors, starlets, and TV personalites behind the recent rise in popularity of these and other hot names, check out this article in Madame Noire. For what it’s worth, Giuliana is the name that calls to me. Reminds me of chewy al dente pasta. Forget Maria, I’ll never stop saying Giuliana–very slowly so I can enjoy all five syllables.