who uses…

emoticons?

most of us in this new digital age (to borrow a cliche), i’m sure.

well, Brian Cronin (who writes for the excellent Comics Should Be Good blog over at CBR) has discovered some protoemoticons in the pages of Puck magazine circa 1881.

check out his post on the matter.

quote of the day:

“Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers.” – George Orwell

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