Wacky News Names - Monikers that Make You Smirk is a humorous book by Stephen J. Busalacchi. The author features real names from the news that are often humorously appropriate because of the person's occupation or context in a story. Such names are known as aptronyms. There are over 700 names in the book along with creative sketches by Wisconsin cartoonist Anthony Schmidt. You'll smile when you see names like dentist Les Plack and police officer Steve Kopp.