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Wayfarin Stranger
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 02, 2006 5:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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dmnrec
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PostPosted: Fri Feb 03, 2006 7:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

s4xton wrote:
dmnrec wrote:
There have been some other abbreviations that I have seen that I have no idea what they are.


Looks like you got what you wanted answered, but here's a great resource for the future:

http://www.acronymfinder.com/

and Google is good if you search for "define:acronym" where instead of acronym you put in what you want to define. Example:

http://www.google.com/search?q=define:IMHO

-Aaron


Thanks! Now I'll be able to interrupt what I read...and possibly solve a puzzle cache up here as well Smile
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Marsha and Silent Bob
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 04, 2007 2:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

http://www.startribune.com/462/story/1591193.html

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The candidates for the 2007 Word of the Year are: Apathetic, babymoon, blamestorm, charlatan, conundrum, cruft, eleemosynary, facebook, hypocrite, linkability, melancholy, Pecksniffian, pretentious, pugnacious, quixotic, sardoodledom, sputum, subpoena, vanity_sizing, and wOOt.

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LucidOndine
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 04, 2007 3:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Post your w00t support here! http://www.m-w.com/info/07words.htm
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King Boreas
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 04, 2007 4:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Why isn't this in the non-caching section?
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Marsha and Silent Bob
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 04, 2007 4:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

King Boreas wrote:
Why isn't this in the non-caching section?

WOOT!
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Pear Head
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PostPosted: Tue Dec 04, 2007 5:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

King Boreas wrote:
Why isn't this in the non-caching section?


Thanks for your feedback. Please notify us by e-mail at moderators@mngca.org in the future and we'll take care of it.

http://www.mngca.org/forum/viewtopic.php?p=44026
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bflentje
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 05, 2007 8:58 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

How about removed

I think urban language and the text-messaging removed are one of the factors causing a less civilized society. It's always me, me me, and as fast as you can give it to me.

edited by SB on 12/5/07 for inappropriate content
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LucidOndine
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 05, 2007 9:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm not sure your reply was supposed to be tongue-in-cheek satire or if you really believed the acronyms you used in your post are from the good ol' days before texting and the internet. Either way, I find it pretty amusing Cool
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bflentje
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:02 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

PEBCAK IMHO.

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bflentje
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 05, 2007 10:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

bflentje wrote:
How about removed

I think urban language and the text-messaging removed are one of the factors causing a less civilized society. It's always me, me me, and as fast as you can give it to me.

edited by SB on 12/5/07 for inappropriate content


Completely on topic and misunderstood.
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LucidOndine
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 12, 2007 11:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Woot!

http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20071212/wr_nm/usa_language_dc;_ylt=AgOYbyVHpW3r39qm9oMK8YcjtBAF
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 12, 2007 11:37 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

WOOT!
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PostPosted: Wed Dec 12, 2007 6:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Today's StarTrib had an article on it being the word of the year!
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PostPosted: Fri Dec 14, 2007 2:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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