Addict (drugaddict) wrote,

Emoticons During Wartime

Emoticons During Wartime

  by Tom McNichol    December 10, 2007

:-)            No new attacks reported today.


:-(            New attack reported today.


=|:-)=       This e-mail is being monitored by Uncle Sam for your protection.


:-x            I’d rather not say in an e-mail that’s being monitored for

            my protection.


:-w            Our current leader speaks with forked tongue.


*:o)           Our current leader is a bozo.


/:-=(          Our current leader in some ways resembles Adolf Hitler,

                 at least in his disregard for civil liberties during wartime.


:-o            Uh-oh, what was that?


:-@           I hear screaming.


B)            Now donning protective goggles.


.-)            Good Sammy Davis, Jr., movie on tonight.


<|-)          Yes, the current conflict resembles Vietnam.


+<:-)        Pope to make appeal for peace.


(:3            No, I am the Walrus.


:(=)          Interesting Jimmy Carter piece in today’s Times.


[:-)           I’m listening to my iPod.


3:-o          Bovine encephalitis attack!


:-)8          Latest George Will column still doesn’t get it.


@:-[--      New Osama bin Laden message released.


8-/            Local chemical attack causing blindness.


:-#            Kiss your ass goodbye.
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