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Naga Royal Guard
11-01-2004, 02:31 PM
LOL , WTF, STFU whatever; post the acrynimic expansions here<p>what does IIRC stand for?

Pro Driver
11-02-2004, 04:53 AM
<TABLE WIDTH="90%" CELLSPACING=0 CELLPADDING=0 ALIGN=CENTER><TR><TD><i>Quote, originally posted by <b>Naga Royal Guard</b> &raquo;</i></TD></TR><TR><TD CLASS="quote">LOL , WTF, STFU whatever; post the acrynimic expansions here<p>what does IIRC stand for?</TD></TR></TABLE><p>LOL= Laugh Out Loud<p>WTF= What The F***<p>IIRC= If I Recall Correctly<p>I forget what STFU means

11-02-2004, 03:01 PM
Stut the f*** up is STFU.

11-10-2004, 01:08 PM
Sorry, I just had to <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/nixweiss.gif" BORDER="0"> <p><A HREF="http://img66.exs.cx/img66/7048/STFU1.jpg" TARGET="_blank">http://img66.exs.cx/img66/7048/STFU1.jpg</A><p>oh...hopefully it's ok with this uncensored version <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/1zhelp.gif" BORDER="0"> <BR><BR>
<i>Modified by BMW Club Racer at 5:28 PM 12/20/2004</i>

12-20-2004, 03:12 PM
its funny but i dunno if its under the TOS (terms of service...) but id take out the image tags and make it a link and not a picture

12-20-2004, 03:14 PM
i also wanted to add my 2 cents in ...<p><br>ROTFL=rolling on the floor laughing<p>LMAO=laughing my ass off<p>ROTFWLMFAO=rolling on the floor while laughing my ass off

12-20-2004, 03:31 PM
<B><i>404 I haven't a clue<br>ADN Any day now<br>AFAIK As far as I know<br>AFK Away from keyboard<br>ARE Acronym-rich environment<br>ASAP As soon as possible<br>A/S/L? Age/sex/location?<br>B4N Bye for now<br>BAK Back at the keyboard<br>BAS Big a** smile<br>BBIAB Be back in a bit<br>BBL Be back later<br>BBN Bye bye now<br>BBS Be back soon<br>BEG Big evil grin<br>BF Boy friend<br>BFD Big f***ing deal<br>BFN Bye for now<br>BG Big grin<br>BIBO Beer in, beer out<br>BIOYIOP Blow it out your I/O port<br>BL Belly laughing<br>BMGWL Busting my gut with laughter<br>BOTEC Back-of-the-envelope calculation<br>BRB Be right back<br>BTA But then again...<br>BTDT Been there, done that<br>BTW By the way<br>BWL Bursting with laughter<br>BWTHDIK But what the heck do I know...?<br>CICO Coffee in, coffee out<br>C&G Chuckle and grin<br>CNP Continued in next post<br>CRB Come right back<br>CRBT Crying real big tears<br>CU See you<br>CUL See you later<br>CUL8ER See you later<br>CYA See ya<br>CYA Cover your a**<br>CYO See you online<br>DBA Doing business as<br>DFLA Disenhanced four-letter acronym (that is, a TLA)<br>DL Dead link<br>DLTBBB Don't let the bed bugs bite<br>DIKU Do I know you?<br>DITYID Did I tell you I'm distressed?<br>DOM Dirty old man<br>DOS Dozing off soon<br>DQMOT Don't quote me on this<br>DTRT Do the right thing<br>DWB Don't write back<br>EG Evil grin<br>EMFBI Excuse me for butting in<br>EMSG E-mail message<br>EOM End of message<br>EOT End of thread (meaning: end of discussion)<br>ETLA Extended three-letter acronym (that is, an FLA)<br>F2F Face to face<br>FAQ Frequently-ask question(s)<br>FC Fingers crossed<br>FISH First in, still here<br>FLA Four-letter acronym<br>FMTYEWTK Far more than you ever wanted to know<br>FOMCL Falling off my chair laughing<br>FTBOMH From the bottom of my heart<br>FUBAR F***ed up beyond all repair or recognition<br>FUD Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt<br>FWIW For what it's worth<br>FYI For your information<br>G Grin<br>GA Go ahead<br>GAL Get a life<br>GD&R Grinning, ducking, and running<br>GF Girlfriend<br>GFN Gone for now<br>GGP Gotta go pee<br>GIWIST Gee, I wish I'd said that<br>GL Good luck<br>GMAB Give me a break<br>GMTA Great minds think alike<br>GOL Giggling out loud<br>GTRM Going to read mail<br>GTSY Glad to see you<br>H&K Hug and kiss<br>HAGD Have a good day<br>HAGN Have a good night<br>HAND Have a nice day<br>HHIS Hanging head in shame<br>HIG How's it going<br>HT Hi there<br>HTH Hope this helps<br>HUB Head up butt<br>IAC In any case<br>IAE In any event<br>IANAL I am not a lawyer (but)<br>IC I see<br>IGP I gotta pee<br>IHA I hate acronyms<br>IHU I hear you<br>IIRC If I recall/remember/recollect correctly<br>ILU or ILY I love you<br>IM Immediate message<br>IMCO In my considered opinion<br>IMHO In my humble opinion<br>IMing Instant-messaging<br>IMNSHO In my not so humble opinion<br>IMO In my opinion<br>IMS I am sorry<br>IOW In other words<br>IPN I'm posting naked<br>IRL In real life (that is, when not chatting)<br>ISS I'm so sorry<br>ITIGBS I think I'm going to be sick<br>IWALU I will always love you<br>IYSWIM If you see what I mean<br>J4G Just for grins<br>JBOD Just a bunch of disks (like RAID)<br>JIC Just in case<br>JK Just kidding<br>JMO Just my opinion<br>JTLYK Just to let you know<br>KISS Keep it simple stupid<br>KIT Keep in touch<br>KOTC Kiss on the cheek<br>KOTL Kiss on the lips<br>KWIM? Know what I mean?<br>L8R Later<br>L8R G8R Later gator<br>LD Later, dude<br>LDR Long-distance relationship<br>LHO Laughing head off<br>LLTA Lots and lots of thunderous applause<br>LMAO Laughing my a** off<br>LMSO Laughing my socks off<br>LOL Laughing out loud<br>LRF Little Rubber Feet (the little pads on the bottom of displays and other equipment)<br>LSHMBH Laughing so hard my belly hurts<br>LTM Laugh to myself<br>LTNS Long time no see<br>LTR Long-term relationship<br>LULAB Love you like a brother<br>LULAS Love you like a sister<br>LUWAMH Love you with all my heart<br>LY Love ya<br>LY4E Love ya forever<br>MorF Male or female<br>MOSS Member of the same sex<br>MOTOS Member of the opposite sex<br>MTF More to follow<br>MUSM Miss you so much<br>NADT Not a darn thing<br>NFG No f*****g good<br>NFW No feasible way or no f*****g way<br>NIFOC Naked in front of computer<br>NP or N/P No problem<br>NRN No response necessary<br>OIC Oh, I see<br>OLL Online love<br>OMG Oh my God<br>OTF Off the floor<br>OTOH On the other hand<br>OTTOMH Off the top of my head<br>PANS Pretty awesome new stuff (as opposed to "POTS")<br>PAW Parents are watching<br>PCMCIA People can't memorize computer industry acronyms<br>PDA Public display of affection<br>PEBCAK Problem exists between chair and keyboard<br>PIBKAC Problem is between keyboard and chair<br>PITA Pain in the ass<br>PM Private message<br>PMFJIB Pardon me for jumping in but...<br>POAHF Put on a happy face<br>::POOF:: Goodbye (leaving the room)<br>POTS Plain old telephone service<br>PU That stinks!<br>QT Cutie<br>RL Real life (that is, when not chatting)<br>ROR Raffing out roud (Engrish for "laughing out loud")<br>ROTFL Rolling on the floor laughing<br>ROTFLMAO Rolling on the floor laughing my a** off<br>ROTFLMAOWPIMP Rolling on the floor laughing my a** off while peeing in my pants<br>ROTFLMBO Rolling on the floor laughing my butt off<br>RPG Role-playing games<br>RSN Real soon now<br>RT Real time<br>RTFM Read the f***ing manual<br>RYO Roll your own (write your own program; derived from cigarettes rolled yourself with tobacco and paper)<br>S^ S'up - what's up<br>S4L Spam for life (what you may get when you become someone's customer or client)<br>SHCOON Shoot hot coffee out of nose<br>SEG S***-eating grin<br>SETE Smiling ear to ear<br>SF Surfer-friendly (low-graphics Web site)<br>SHID Slaps head in disgust<br>SNAFU Situation normal, all f***ed up<br>SO Significant other<br>SOL Smilling out loud or sh*t out of luck<br>SOMY Sick of me yet?<br>SOT Short on time<br>SOTMG Short on time must go<br>STFF Search the f*****g forums<br>STFNG Search the f*****g newsgroups<br>STFU Shut the f*** up!<br>STFW Search the f*****g Web<br>STW Search the Web<br>SU Shut up<br>SUAKM Shut up and kiss me<br>SUP What's up<br>SWAG Stupid wild-a** guess<br>SWAK Sealed with a kiss<br>SWL Screaming with laughter<br>SYS See you soon<br>TA Thanks again<br>TAFN That's all for now<br>TANSTAAFL There ain't no such thing as a free lunch<br>TCOY Take care of yourself<br>TFH Thread from hell (a discussion that just won't die and is often irrelevant to the purpose of the forum or group)<br>TGIF Thank God it's Friday<br>THX Thanks<br>TIA Thanks in advance (used if you post a question and are expecting a helpful reply)<br>TILII Tell it like it is<br>TLA Three-letter acronym<br>TLK2UL8R Talk to you later<br>TMI Too much information<br>TNT Till next time<br>TOPCA Til our paths cross again (early Celtic chat term)<br>TOY Thinking of you<br>TPTB The powers that be<br>TTFN Ta-Ta for now<br>TTT Thought that, too (when someone types in what you were about to type)<br>TTYL Talk to you later<br>TU Thank you<br>TY Thank you<br>UAPITA You're a pain in the ass<br>UW You're welcome<br>VBG Very big grin<br>VBSEG Very big s***-eating grin<br>WAG Wild a** guess<br>WAYD What are you doing<br>WB Welcome back<br>WBS Write back soon<br>WDALYIC Who died and left you in charge?<br>WEG Wicked evil grin<br>WFM Works for me<br>WIBNI Wouldn't it be nice if<br>WT? What/who the ?<br>WTF What the f***?<br>WTFO What the F***! Over!<br>WTG Way to go!<br>WTGP? Want to go private?<br>WU? What's up?<br>WUF? Where are you from?<br>WYB Watch your back<br>WYSIWYG What you see is what you get<br>YBS You'll be sorry<br>YGBSM You gotta be s***tin' me!<br>YMMV Your mileage may vary.<br>YW You're welcome</i></B><p> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/biggrin.gif" BORDER="0">

12-20-2004, 03:33 PM
where did you find that list at??? <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/ylsuper.gif" BORDER="0"> <IMG NAME="icon" SRC="http://www.germancarfans.com/images/forums/werd.gif" BORDER="0">

12-20-2004, 04:05 PM
lol Sly and the averge people only know like 20 of all those.

12-20-2004, 04:10 PM
wow u can practically make a whole language of abbreviations....<BR><BR>
<i>Modified by SV at 7:44 PM 12/20/2004</i>

12-20-2004, 09:16 PM
I only know a few, took me weeks to decipher the magical secret of ROFL. I always pronounced it in my mind 'Rolf Harris'.

12-21-2004, 01:28 AM
the list forget one... <p>idd = indeed