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#1 watching the clock

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:22 PM

It’s a very merry holiday week for Matthew McConaughey and his wife Camila.

The couple welcomed a baby boy on Friday in Austin, Texas, the actor confirms.

“Camila gave birth to our third child yesterday morning. Our son, Livingston Alves McConaughey was born at 7:43 a.m. on 12.28.12. He greeted the world at 9 lbs. and 21 inches,” McConaughey announced via Twitter.

“Bless up and thank you for your well wishes. Happy New year, and just keep livin, Camila and Matthew McConaughey

edited to add link

http://celebritybabies.people.com/2012/12/...on/#more-176002

Edited by sweetcookies, 30 December 2012 - 01:24 PM.


#2 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:29 PM

Oh gosh what a hideous name, but congratulations to them regardless.

#3 Madeline's Mum

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:32 PM

I would have loved it had the middle and first name been swapped, but congratulations to them!

#4 tait

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:35 PM

That's a mouthfull of a name!

Congratulations to them though.

#5 mummabear

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:35 PM

ARGH

Levi, Vida and Livingston. Just too close sounding.

But nice names on their own. Every little person is a blessing. I guess it doesn't matter really!

Edited by mummabear, 30 December 2012 - 01:37 PM.


#6 ~chiquita~

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:35 PM

Maybe he's named after a city in Texas? I don't mind it. shrug.gif
I've definitely heard worse, much, much worse.

ETA: I'll agree the children's names are very similar sounding.

Edited by ~chiquita~, 30 December 2012 - 01:41 PM.


#7 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:38 PM

Least it passes the Doctor test   tongue.gif

#8 Kay1

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:44 PM

LOL! Doctor Livingstone I presume?

#9 ~chiquita~

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:44 PM

QUOTE (Madame Catty @ 30/12/2012, 02:38 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
ETA Why does everyone consider him to be such a hot spunk?  I don't really know him but he looks pretty yuk in that photo.  What's the appeal?

Um, because he is a hot spunk! I've noticed he's starting to age the last couple of years, and he's also lost some weight.

QUOTE
Camila, 29, joked that even as she put on pregnancy pounds, her actor husband, 43, was losing weight – dramatically – for The Dallas Buyers Club, in which he plays the real-life Ron Woodruff, who contracted HIV.

Edited by ~chiquita~, 30 December 2012 - 01:46 PM.


#10 Feral Grey Mare

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:48 PM

News Flash!!!! A celebrity has a baby and gives it a whacky name? OMG !!!!!!!!!

#11 tamietamara

Posted 30 December 2012 - 01:57 PM

He has lost a lot of weight for a new role he is playing (HIV person for Dallas Buyers Club). If u google it you will see that in this particular picture he has actually put a lot back on.  He looks really sick and horrible in some others. He also has a mustache which makes him look a little creepy. Normally he is pretty spunky. I didn't think his bub"s name was that horrible.

#12 kuhla

Posted 30 December 2012 - 03:04 PM

Livingstone is a town in Texas.  It's probably a town with meaning to him.  It's sweet.

#13 4kidlets

Posted 30 December 2012 - 04:49 PM

I don't watch much TV/movies so I don't actually know who he is - Livingston doesn't seem terrible to me though. Am presuming it is a surname     or place name used as first name, and there's nothing unusual about that atm.
Will probably get shortened to Liv or Livi though and I agree with PP's, that is a bit silly with Levi.

#14 Elemenopee

Posted 30 December 2012 - 05:44 PM

QUOTE (Madame Catty @ 30/12/2012, 01:38 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
ETA Why does everyone consider him to be such a hot spunk?  I don't really know him but he looks pretty yuk in that photo.  What's the appeal?


It's all in the Texan drawl.

#15 blenheim

Posted 30 December 2012 - 06:17 PM

It's cool, I like it original.gif

#16 Bel Rowley

Posted 02 January 2013 - 09:03 AM

When I see the kids' names together all I can think is Livin' La Vida Loca. Except of course Levi needs to be renamed Loca.

#17 Dylan's Mummy

Posted 02 January 2013 - 09:15 AM

QUOTE (Bel Rowley @ 02/01/2013, 09:03 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
When I see the kids' names together all I can think is Livin' La Vida Loca. Except of course Levi needs to be renamed Loca.


I was watching one of those morning show yesterday and they said that his kids names sounded like a Ricky Martin song

Livingston, Levi, Vida does fit with the tune doesn't it?




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