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In New Zealand, parents have to run by the government any name they want to bestow on their baby…And each year, there’s a bevy of unusual ones too bizarre to pass the taste test.

In an effort to make the country smoke-free by 2025, New Zealand officials have been studying implementing huge tax increases on cigarettes, with one model using a $100-per-pack scenario as ridding the country of tobacco by 2025, 3 News reports.