Comment: Because I am me, does not mean I have a trademark.

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Because I am me, does not mean I have a trademark.

A trademark derives from business... trade.... commercial activity. You may next say, "But Ron has been the author of his own books for decades!"... Well, an author's name is NOT a trademark.

If you need further proof, feel free to delve deeply into this site: http://www.uspto.gov/trademarks/index.jsp