ethernight
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October 15th, 2009 10:14 pm

Have you seen this thing that people say now? "FML"? It's a clever little acronym for "fuck my life," a sentiment apparently so common among the internet community that it requires shorthand.

There are so many delightful aspects to those three little letters. Right off the bat, the phrase absolves you of all responsibility for the whatever predicament you happen to be in. After all, you are powerless in these matters. A helpless pawn to the forces of fate that brought you here.

And what forces! Oh abused internet masses! Huddled together in chat rooms, catching what streaming content you can muster, room lit by the cold glare of your macbook. Indeed, how could you be expected to be an active player in your own existence, when the only power you have at your disposal is the most advanced technology that has ever existed and all of the knowledge of mankind at your fingertips?

The only recourse left to you is to take out your iphone, and instantly communicate your grievances to audiences all over the world.

Yes. Fuck your life indeed.

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From:the_xtina
Date:October 16th, 2009 - 05:33 am
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Have I told you lately how much I adore you?
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From:ethernight
Date:October 16th, 2009 - 05:47 am
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*squeeze*
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From:nix_nevermind
Date:October 17th, 2009 - 08:28 pm
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This.
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From:auryn29a
Date:October 16th, 2009 - 11:51 am
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This is the first time I've seen that acronym.
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