New Farkin User Name: In before LANGUAGES NEVA CHANGE folks.
ModernLuddite: Will "tweet" still be a word when Twitter no longer exists? I am curious about the rationalization for that decision.......Though I do assume that the longevity of FaceBook and Twitter is assured because they are being integrated into video games and cell phones. If MySpace came pre-installed on the iPhone, it would probably be huge too.
A Shambling Mound: Almost as stupid as the word "tweet" in it's presently accepted context.
davynelson: "I texted her!"NO, you SENT her a TEXT MESSAGE.Think of it as though you sent her mail instead."I mailed her!"Now doesn't that sound stupid?SO DOES TEXTEDyou fakrs
davynelson: "I texted her!"NO, you SENT her a TEXT MESSAGE.Think of it as though you
ModernLuddite: Will "tweet" still be a word when Twitter no longer exists? I am curious about the rationalization for that decision.
Sudo_Make_Me_A_Sandwich: I have a Taiwanese friend who studied in America. He was there for a few weeks, and a black guy said "what's up dawg?" to him. He was unsure about it, so he went home and looked up "dog" in the dictionary to see if it had another meaning he was unfamiliar with.If you're immersed in the culture, it may seem silly to include things, but for people that don't know the word, the dictionary is how they learn about it.
Millennium: For first time in history, editors broke their own 10-year usage rule to include "tweet"[media.tumblr.com image 500x282]
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