Acronyms and more

AFAIK As Far as I Know
AFK Away From Keyboard
AIIC As If I Care
AISI As I See It
AKA Also Known As
ANFAWFOS And Now a Word From Our Sponsor
ASAP As Soon As Possible
ASAFP As Soon As Freakin' Possible
AYF All Your Fault
BAIK Boy Am I Confused
BAK Back At Keyboard
BF Boy Friend
BFN Bye For Now
BNF Big Name Fan
BNI Batteries Not Included
BOC But Of Course
BOF Birds of a Feather
BOT Back on Topic
BRB Be Right Back
BRS Big Red Switch (Panic Button)
BS Bulls*
BTDT Been There, Done That
BTFT Been There, Fixed That
BTW By the way
C&B Crash & Burn
CATCH Come Again? That Can't Help!
CE Creative Editing
CIAO Goodbye
CSY Can't Stop Yawning
CUL Catch You Later (Goodbye)
CUL8R See You Later
CWYL Chat With You Later
CYA Cover Your Ass
CYA See Ya
D&C Duck & Cover
DBA Doing Business As
DIAFYO Did I Ask For Your Opinion
EOD End of Discussion
FAQ Frequently Asked Questions
FITB Fill In the Blank
FUBAR Fouled Up (!) Beyond All Recognition (or Repair)
FWIW For what it's worth
FYEO For Your Eyes Only
FYI For Your Information
GF Girl Friend
GGN Gotta Go Now
GMTA Great Minds Think Alike
HTH Hope This Helps
ICUR I See You Are
IIRC If I Remember Correctly
IMHO In My Humble Opinion
IMO In My Opinion
IOW In other words
IRL In Real Life
JK Just Kidding
KISS Keep It Simple Stupid
L8R Later
LOL Laughing Out Loud
MYOB Mind Your Own Business
NBD No Big Deal
NRN No Reply Necessary
NSB Not so bad
OIC Oh, I See
OTC Over the Counter
OTOH On the other hand
PBKAC Problem Between Keyboard and Chair
PITA Pain In The Ass
POV Point of View
ROFFNAR Rolling on the Floor for no Apparent Reason
ROFL Rolling on Floor Laughing
ROFLOL Rolling on the Floor Laughing Out Loud
ROFLOLBAG Rolling on the Floor Laughing Out Loud Busting a Gut
SAR Some Assembly Required
SO Significant Other
SOL Still Out of Luck (or something thereabouts)
SOP Standard Operational Procedure
TCB Taking Care of Business
TM Trust Me
TTBOMK To the Best of My Knowledge
TTFN Ta Ta for Now
TTM To The Moderator
TTYL Talk To You Later
WB Welcome Back
WBS Write Back Soon
WDYMBT What do You Mean by That
WIBAMU Well, I'll be a Monkey's Uncle
WMMOWS Wash My Mouth Out with Soap
WTG Way To Go
WTH What the H*?
WYSIWYG What You See Is What You Get
YAOTM Yet Another Off-Topic Message
YWSYLS You win some, you lose some
Emoticons Emoticon Meaning
:) Happy person
(: Happy person
:( Sad person
): Sad person
:/ Person Frowning
:-) Happy person with a nose
:-( Sad person with a nose
:-D Person laughing
:P Person sticking their tongue out
:-| Person frustrated
;-) Person winking
@---}------- a rose
=~~ Person drooling
:% tounge tied
O_o Person looking confused
:(~ Sad Person Crying
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