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Tired of "LOL" yet?
webwit

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Msg#: 10295 posted 10:15 pm on May 18, 2006 (gmt 0)

Is anyone else tired of seeing "LOL" on instant messages, emails, forums and everywhere else on the web?

I am getting kind of burned out on it.

We should start something new to replace it on WebmasterWorld, and then tell everyone you heard it here first.

Any ideas?

 

AWildman

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Msg#: 10295 posted 5:43 pm on May 19, 2006 (gmt 0)

Okay, I'll bite. What's PMSL? I certainly know what PMS is, but I'm thinking that is not what you're referring to...

Rightz

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Msg#: 10295 posted 5:48 pm on May 19, 2006 (gmt 0)

Pissing my self laughing....

Or try.

ROFLMFAOPMP

Decode that one!

Milamber

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Msg#: 10295 posted 6:04 pm on May 19, 2006 (gmt 0)

> ROFLMFAOPMP
Rolling On the Floor Laughing My <snip> Ass Off and Peeing My Pants

[edited by: lawman at 6:12 pm (utc) on May 19, 2006]

sry thought that was enough of a censor -Milamber

[edited by: Milamber at 6:15 pm (utc) on May 19, 2006]

lawman

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Msg#: 10295 posted 6:12 pm on May 19, 2006 (gmt 0)

This thread is on the verge of being locked.

Automan Empire

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Msg#: 10295 posted 8:00 pm on May 19, 2006 (gmt 0)

...and LOL may just get a Charter Forbid at this rate.

Gian04

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Msg#: 10295 posted 12:10 pm on May 23, 2006 (gmt 0)

in the Philippines its 'ULOL' or sometimes 'GAGO' or 'TARANTADO'

markbaa

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Msg#: 10295 posted 1:12 am on May 26, 2006 (gmt 0)

OMG#*$!BBQ!

vincevincevince

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Msg#: 10295 posted 3:10 am on May 26, 2006 (gmt 0)

I must admit that I've never been comfortable with terms such as 'LOL', nor do I condone throwing your spelling and grammar out the window. There's nothing wrong or somehow outdated with using proper punctuation. The worst part about the use of 'LOL' is that it is used as a complete sentence but is only an abbreviation of a fragment. At the least those who insist on typing 'LOL' should write 'I am L.O.L.' or 'That made me L.O.L.'. (Depending upon whether the first 'L' is an abbreviation for Laugh or Laughing).

The same goes for sending SMS messages. If you have not used all of your allotted 160 characters then there is no excuse for writing 'CUl8r'. The time the sender feels he has saved is lost again when the bemused recipient attempts to decypher the "abbreviation". Not only that, but one gives the recipient the impression that one neither cares enough about him to write the message properly nor has a knowledge of basic written etiquette.

g1smd

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Msg#: 10295 posted 8:42 pm on May 27, 2006 (gmt 0)

My favourite Three Letter Acronym is

.... TLA.

RonPK

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Msg#: 10295 posted 3:24 pm on May 30, 2006 (gmt 0)

A bit late: here in .nl the word 'lol' actually means 'fun', as in having fun. Great acronym!

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