OT : Pardon my noobism here

sdavmor sdavmor at systemstheory.net
Thu Nov 15 19:19:07 UTC 2007

James Black wrote:
> *slaps forehead* thanx! im gonna use that.

That's a BFO (blinding flash of the obvious).

> On 11/15/07, Bart Silverstrim <bsilver at chrononomicon.com> wrote:
>> James Black wrote:
>>> what does afaik mean? thank you.
>> As Far As I Know

There's probably a webpage up somewhere that will give you all the
usenet/email shorthand (now spilled over into and expanded on by the 
world of text messaging).  Well...probably a horde of them plus a 
wikipedia page.

[visits browser]

OK. These were the top of the stack when when I googly'd for AFAIK,
and they should get you started:


James, YOYO (you're on your own) FHOO (from here on out) and YMMV (your 
mileage may vary WRT (with respect/regard to) using usenet shorthand. 
Some of it is pretty obvious, some of obscure. HTH (hope that helps).
CUL8R (see you later),
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