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Racism in WhatsApp.

First of all, let me put forward my intention behind this post. I do not want to accuse WhatsApp makers for racism. Neither I have any intention to start a debate. 410 more words

Writing

Patrick Stewart is The Sh*t Emoji.. Not a Typo

The longstanding debate to whether it is a little smiling dookie, or some chocolate ice cream has been settled. Its poop. Now that we have an emoji movie coming, which we are 90% sure is a sign of the apocalypse, it stands to reason the little smiling pile of excrement is going to be heavily featured–for better or worse. 244 more words

Movies

 Emoticoncealer

So I was having a text conversation with a friend today, and she ended one of her (always intelligent and salient) texts with a winky face emoticon. 971 more words

Humour

What the crap?

Saw this at Walmart today:

I’m not saying they should or shouldn’t. I’m just passing through life, in this case my favorite retail giant, noticing things and making comments. 231 more words

Entertainment

Equals Mortified 

Idk why i feel like i need to explain this right right now of all times.
I sometimes remember- i should explain this!
And then i forget. 151 more words

Blogging

End of Year Lists – 2016

Bests. Worsts. Most Deplorable.
Extinctions. Revenant Appearances.
Dead Writers. Dead Actors.
The Heart Broken. Ten Angels.

Superimposed a grocery list
on scratch paper scribbles
prawns, bubbly drinks, 175 more words

Poetry

More Emojis!

Loyal readers,

I have written about emojis (or emoticons) before, and the implications they have for linguistics. Needless to say, as a language convention I find them quite fascinating. 508 more words

Musings