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Most popular baby names -- and a Twilight twist

Most popular baby names -- and a Twilight twist

The Social Security Administration's latest list of most popular baby names has a literary flavor again this year, thanks to Stephenie Meyer's Twilight saga. Jacob and Isabella remain at the top of the list. And the second fastest riser on the boys' list is Kellan, the name of actor Kellan Lutz, best known for playing Emmett Cullen in the "Twilight" series, according to the agency. (Maci and Bentley had the biggest jumps in popularity, thanks to Maci Bookout and her infant son, Bentley, who were featured on the "Teen Mom" and "16 and Pregnant" TV shows.)

I'm a little saddened to have the influence of pop culture wipe out the classics -- Dave, for example. But maybe my folks were influenced by Davy Crockett movies. Here's the Top 10 most popular for 2010 for boys and girls:

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1. Jacob, Isabella

2. Ethan, Sophia

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3. Michael, Emma

4. Jayden, Olivia

5. William, Ava

6. Alexander, Emily

7. Noah, Abigail

8. Daniel, Madison

9. Aiden, Chloe

10. Anthony, Mia

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