Happy 25th Birthday to LOL by Gretchen McCulloch via Slate

http://www.slate.com/blogs/lexicon_valley/2014/05/23/lol_s_25th_anniversary_origins_of_still_popular_internet_abbreviation_trace.html

Funny look at LOL as an abbreviation, use and its history.  I do use that quite a bit myself, but I do notice that certain abbreviations have faded from use when I used it recently.  Guess some come and some go

Anyone else use the following?

  • BCNU – Be Seeing You
  • GTG = Get Together
  • RTFM – Read The F*cking Manual

 

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