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I received this on the internet today, "Texting for older folks" but I don't think it works for txting to kids. Anyone know what the kids are using nowadays?

TEXTING CODE for older folks ...

ATD - At The Doctors

BFF - Best Friend Fell

BTW - Bring the Wheelchair

BYOT - Bring Your Own Teeth

FWIW - Forgot Where I Was

IMHO - Is My Hearing-Aid On

LMDO - Laughing My Dentures Out

OMMR - On My Massage Recliner

OMSG - Oh My! Sorry, Gas

ROFLACGU - Rolling On Floor Laughing And Can't Get Up

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I received that same email, Kit. Pretty funny, I liked it.

In addition to the list from cman, there's another messaging language called Leet. It's for the more advanced, deep-dish users of computer languages, not used too much by the average texting teen. Computer programmers used it amongst themselves where I worked.

Wikipedia has a good description of it:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leet

As the article shows, typing Wikipedia in the Leet language would look like this:

W1|<1P3[)14

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