But, the concern of not being able to control who views you worries me.I think that if a kid is going to use this then we should be able to approve the viewers.Below, you'll find a list of 13 Internet acronyms and slang terms with unexpected alternative meanings, ranging from downright unpredictable to hilariously ironic. Before netizens had us "laughing out loud," there were little old ladies participating in less bone-tickling happenings.LOL in the medical world identifies a patient as a Little Old Lady.
Nevertheless, it's interesting to look at how pre-Internet acronyms and abbreviations like "LOL" have taken on new meanings ("laughing out loud") with the introduction of widely popular Internet idioms.
Interestingly enough, such terms were used frequently for self-destructive or abusive patients.
BRB (Be Right Back) is one of the more polite online abbreviations; respectfully letting fellow chatters know that you'll be taking a brief vacation from your keyboard.
We've all grown accustomed to the online jargon, shorthands and acronyms that have developed over decades of Internet use.
Silly as they might be, most of us are guilty of truncating, abbreviating or misspelling words to save a few seconds here and there.