Rowena Gay wasn't able to register at Facebook.com because hers was not a "proper name."
It is not the first time the name Gay has caused consternation for Internet users.Fortunately, there are places where Gays can share their problems and ask for help.
Nelson woman Gay Hamilton was reprimanded by Telecom when she tried to send its helpdesk an e-mail.
Telecom replied that her e-mail contained language - her name - that was "not appropriate for business-like communication". [Link]