Text Message Abbreviations are Unacceptable on this Board

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Text Message Abbreviations are Unacceptable on this Board

#1 Post by bbsadmin » Thu May 14, 2009 10:15 pm

I need to jump in here and say that this sort of "text messaging" lingo like the example below is totally unacceptable on this message board. I have said this time and time again, but a lot of people seem to ignore it. So please let me make this perfectly clear: this is a message board for adults, not a cell phone text message or a chat session. It's OK to insert an abbreviation once in a while, but a post filled with shortcut abbreviations is impossible to read and frankly extremely annoying.

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Bt it al goes away.Xcpt 4 wen i wake up in the morning,it stil flz weird against my inner cheeks.Bt ul hardly notice it in time.I dont evn use wax at al now.As for the efct on ur speech,i cnt help u there coz dt nevr hapnd to me.I do hv a slite lisp sum ppl say,bt i stil dnt c it.
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#2 Post by hypocrite opportunist » Mon Sep 20, 2010 2:41 pm

Good call, that is horrible to read! Thanks!
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Re: Text Message Abbreviations are Unacceptable on this Boar

#3 Post by belistic10 » Sat Oct 22, 2011 12:51 am

:D good call, i can't stand reading that kind of writing!