I Dislike the Overabundant Usage of Internet Acronyms

AISI, this is YAP to destroy the english language. 59 People

    What acronyms really mean: ISDN = It Still

    Does Nothing APPLE = Arrogance Produces Profit-Losing Entity IBM = I Blame Microsoft DEC = Do Expect Cuts CA = Constant Acquisitions CD-ROM = Consumer Device, Rendered Obsolete in Months OS/2 = Obsolete Soon, Too. SCSI = System Can't See It DOS = Defunct...
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    1 Response Feb 27, 2016

    I can't stand acronyms used on the internet.

    I haven't a clue how to understand them. When I first started dating my s/o, he would text me "lmk" and I would just have to ignore that bunch of letters together naturally assuming he wrote it by accident only to finally realize it meant "let me know". He is eight years older...
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    3 Responses Dec 24, 2013

    It may seem ugly to say

    but I stopped answering to those writing "2 me l8 thiz" or CUAM (Constantly Using Acronyms for Communication). I got tired of deciphering hieroglyphics. I appreciate it when people take care of their ortography and care to send a clean message, despite other difficulties such...
    deleted deleted
    Jan 11, 2016

    Byw I Hts

    By the way, I hate this s***. Call me a throwback. Call me an intellectual snob. I can't deal with abreviations as a form of communication. I'm not an old fogie. I'm not even over thirty and I'm not knocking youth or anything. I just... I don't do initials. It's like one step...
    lolasinn7 lolasinn7
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jun 9, 2010
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