LOL (Internet slang)
LOL usage extends well into pre-history. The existence of a one-to-one mapping from LOL to any three symbol palindrome comprised of two distinct symbols, that may have been scrawled on papyrus, scratched onto a cave wall, or whatever, should make this clear. QED.
In the 1990's, with the dawning of the internet, LOL came of age. The stage was set for rosy fingers to type Those Three Letters in a missive otherwise purple with prose (PWP). Whereupon billions of billions (BOB) of electrons went
hurtling through the inner space of copper wire, careening like minuscule galaxies not quite trapped in a gravitational ... N/M.
While its precise meaning will never be known, LOL may safely replace any of the following:
Marijuana intoxication. --Use of LOL would be redundant and most likely recursive.
There is no such thing as a TLA.
LOL has been seen:
- WWW (Where the WWW Went).
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