FoxTrot Classics by Bill Amend

FoxTrot Classics

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  1. Arbitrary

    Arbitrary said, 11 months ago

    “Because poor literacy is KEWL!”

  2. cubefarmer

    cubefarmer said, 11 months ago

    10 years ago and getting worse every day.

  3. K.C. Fahel

    K.C. Fahel said, 11 months ago

    My 11-year-old daughter is a wiz at “text talk”, but her writing papers in school are used as a template for what the teachers ARE looking for. There’s nothing wrong with using short code for texts, as long as that’s all it’s used for.

  4. kea

    kea said, 11 months ago

    @K.C. Fahel


  5. Monkeyhead

    Monkeyhead said, 11 months ago

    The really sad part is how many short codes are now in the dictionary therefore allowed in papers.

  6. Kip W

    Kip W said, 11 months ago

    When you’re typing with your thumbs and you’re up against a character limit, the abbreviations make sense. I still reserve the right to look askance at their use in regular conversation or term papers, though.

    When I was in the chorus of “Carousel,” the director told us to broaden our ad lib exclamations (too much “Woo!”). So I said “LOL!”

    Only in rehearsal, and only once. I add this so that strangers on a comics comment board won’t think too badly of me.

  7. emjaycee

    emjaycee GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    @Comics Lover

    And eventually pictographs on the cave walls.

  8. Joshua

    Joshua said, 11 months ago

    I use full words, sentences, and proper capitalization when I text (which is not often).

  9. Boots at the Boar

    Boots at the Boar GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago


    L33t cred.

  10. Doctor11

    Doctor11 GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    This is giving me a headache.

  11. Jeff0811

    Jeff0811 said, 11 months ago

    @Kip W

    ROTFL. As long as you are not being deliberately provocative, no need to worry about what others think. You have a right to your opinions and to express them. Just want to take it in stride if others respectfully disagree.

  12. rgcviper the black cat

    rgcviper the black cat said, 11 months ago

    As I always say, “Me know how write good”.

    Of course, I, too, use all traditional spellings and punctuation when I text.

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