So, a man named Jack Daniels names son Jim Beam. Of course.

on 27/12/14 at 12:38 pm

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jack-and-jimjpg-054fc342fe0d96dbIf Jack Daniels and his wife had a child, what would they name it?

Jack Daniels Leathers and his wife Lydia Leathers of Gray pose with their newborn son, Jim Beam Leathers.

One local couple came up with an answer.

Jim Beam Leathers was born Nov. 14 to Jack Daniels Leathers and Lydia Leathers of Gray at Terrebonne General Medical Center.

Jack, 31, and Lydia, 23, said they wanted to continue the whiskey-name tradition Jack’s parents started.

“My parents decided they wanted to name their son something to make their parents mad,” Jack said. “And, at the time, my dad was drinking Jack, which he enjoyed. My mom said, ‘Why not?’ ”

When Jack and Lydia went on their first date, they knew if they ever had children together, they wanted their names to be unique, like Jack’s.

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