The lavish parties were part of his cover, and after his arrest by the Egyptians he earned the nickname “the Champagne Spy.”
According to the People, the nickname is 'hated' by Cressdia "and she has asked pals to stop using it".
Early the next morning, “Frown,” Jai Johany Johnson, is living up to his nickname in the hotel restaurant.
His work policing the Recovery Act earned him the nickname “Sheriff Joe,” jokingly bestowed on him by Obama.
And thus did Obama earn himself the nickname “Double-Double.”
The idea of your swelling around the country and petting yourself with the nickname of Givenaught—intolerable humbug!
The only true occupative name in the list is Cook, for Earl is a nickname.
He grew widely known in the neighborhood under his nickname.
Littleworth may belong to this class, but may also be a nickname.
So I think they gave him the right sort of nickname when they called him "the Toyman."