CHAT: smiley faces (was Re: INTERSYSTEMAL CONLANG)
|From:||J Y S Czhang <czhang23@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, July 2, 2002, 2:34|
In a message dated 07/01/2002 01.59.17 AM, jeff jones writes:
>I didn't know it was a reflex. Can it be cured?
:? <=== tongue-in-cheekie, takin' on a SoCal surfpunk accent };}
... NOPE!, it'z _like_ dope, maan, ya haf no hope!... af'erall, _like_
William S. Burroughs zay'd dhat language ez _like_ a viruz, duuude! And we
_be_ on dha 'Net, man, w'ere dhere's _like_ hell-a virusiz... *_^
>I thought it was just a convention like those smiley faces I usually can't
Ya mean "emoticons" 0_o?
ASCII emoticon portrait of the Walt Disney character "Stitch" ===> ';'
OBCONLANG: Emoticons are IMHHO more fun than Blissymbols (or whatever
they're called... ;}
Hanuman Zhang >8}
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