Why We Should Retire LOL

Why We Should Retire LOL
technology

Video game journalist Leigh Alexander explores the history and usage of the ubiquitous abbreviation.

Dan Gould
  • 19 november 2010

Video game journalist Leigh Alexander has written an interesting piece at Thought Catalog which calls for the end of the use of the ever-popular LOL.

Citing the empty and widespread peppering of LOL in all kinds of conversations, Alexander looks at the origins and eventual degradation of the abbreviation. She explains:

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