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    Too much can definitely be annoying. I sometimes double up a lol in a sentence and go back to take one out so I don't seem hysterical :P
    Once here and there is fine and helps communicate emotions well


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    Yep super guilty for this one 😳 most my posts probably have lol in them. As do most things I post on FB and messages between friends 😀 so hard not to lol right now... Hehe

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    i dont mind it in posts but when people verbally say lol, rolfmao, and the letters o m g, it drives me insane.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Degrassi View Post
    I'm one of those people who refuses to use it. It doesn't greatly annoy me, I just don't care for it.

    I do think it's often over used. I sometimes think to myself "Really? You're really laughing out loud at that?"
    To me though, it no longer actually stands for "laugh out loud"...it's like it has become a new word of its own with a slightly different meaning. If I use it it's not because I laughed out loud.

    Does anyone else get what I mean? It's hard to explain it but I doubt I'm the only one....surely...

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    Verbally or written...????

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    Oh and lol...

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    I can't stand the use of the word LOL, especially when I've told someone something serious and they come back with a response with a LOL on the end, it isn't even close to being funny so don't make it into humour.

    My Dad bless him uses LOL, he thinks it means lots of love so he's the only one I don't mind
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hollywood View Post
    To me though, it no longer actually stands for "laugh out loud"...it's like it has become a new word of its own with a slightly different meaning. If I use it it's not because I laughed out loud.

    Does anyone else get what I mean? It's hard to explain it but I doubt I'm the only one....surely...
    Yep I do! It's like a hahahaha but 3 letters lol

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    No it doesn't annoy me whatsoever...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hollywood View Post
    To me though, it no longer actually stands for "laugh out loud"...it's like it has become a new word of its own with a slightly different meaning. If I use it it's not because I laughed out loud.

    Does anyone else get what I mean? It's hard to explain it but I doubt I'm the only one....surely...
    I think I know where you are coming from - to you, is it just a way of saying "that's funny"?

    Perhaps I am taking "lol" too literally


 

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