Vanessa Minnillo considers herself old fashioned. Vanessa and Nick Lachey were married and she decided to take his last name. She said that she just got her social security card the other day. She says that her and Nick talked about it but he did not push her. He said it was her decision to make. She decided that she would and he said that any guy would be thrilled to have a girl take his last name. So obviously he was pretty happy about it. Vanessa is an ex correspondent for Entertainment Tonight.