So, Jerod gave me a lot to think about when he wrote a blog about the top ten things we say to drive men nuts – and felt that I owed you an explanation as to why we say such things.
I’ll start with mani/pedi, preggers, and totes. It’s just us being lazy. Really. We’re used to character limits, and we talk that way now.
Remember those Nokia phones that were popular in 2000 and you could buy jeweled face plates for? I blame those for our downfall.
Text messages in 2000 probably looked something like this: OMG WTF where r u c u l8r.
Who am I kidding? People probably still send texts like that – but if you own a smart phone, there’s no excuse.
I am guilty of saying, “I know, right?” ALL THE TIME. And I don’t know why. Same with WOO or WOOT. And I can’t defend it or explain it. Maybe the following hypothetical conversation will help: