to use the flower emoticon in a PA way?

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StrandedBear Mon 26-Sep-11 21:17:18

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YouWinOrYouDie Mon 26-Sep-11 21:18:27

thanks

hmm

Like that?

grin

AgentZigzag Mon 26-Sep-11 21:20:17

Does anyone know why they've chosen flowers over a catsbum mouth?

Apart from the fact that the biscuit looks a bit like a cats arse, but they could get over that by using a black cat with a white choc starfish?

SamsungAndDelilah Mon 26-Sep-11 21:20:24

yanbu. I thought the flower was a good way of telling someone to f off back to hunnyville.

StrandedBear Mon 26-Sep-11 21:20:25

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YouWinOrYouDie Mon 26-Sep-11 21:20:26

Or do you mean something like:

YABACC!

HTH

thanks

I can see that happening.

SamsungAndDelilah Mon 26-Sep-11 21:21:26

the biscuit does not look like my cat's arse. Does your cat have jaundice and haemmeroids zigzag

southeastastra Mon 26-Sep-11 21:21:38

thanksthanksthanksthanks
thankssmilesmilethanks
thanksthanksthanksthanks

but look it's so pretty

AgentZigzag Mon 26-Sep-11 21:22:12

I'm a bit ashamed of flowers actually, the media will think MN is going soft.

And then where will we be?

Not on Matthew Wright that's for sure.

SamsungAndDelilah Mon 26-Sep-11 21:22:41

thanksbiscuitthanksbiscuitthanksbiscuit
thanksbiscuitangryangrythanksbiscuit
thanksbiscuitthanksbiscuitthanksbiscuit

AgentZigzag Mon 26-Sep-11 21:22:54

<head in hands at souths floral tribute>

SamsungAndDelilah Mon 26-Sep-11 21:23:18

Actually, I like the way that the flowers clash with the angry face. perhaps I am being won over.

AuraofDora Mon 26-Sep-11 21:24:37

truly shit

Ok people, go to Active threads, then the first thread is about the new emoticon, it's about thanking some lovely mnetters especially those contributing to the blankets nut also a chance to thank anyone who has helped you personally and explain why, kind of a nomination thingy. smile

AgentZigzag Mon 26-Sep-11 21:25:03

My cat has asked me not to discuss her medical history on a public internet forum Samsung.

StrandedBear Mon 26-Sep-11 21:25:04

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StrandedBear Mon 26-Sep-11 21:26:20

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GetOrfMo1Land Mon 26-Sep-11 21:26:30

It can be used I suppose like the Bonsoir Anna passive aggressive smiley.

In that you post something very cutting but try and sweeten the blow with a smiley.

'perhaps you should consider a hobby, or perhaps a job' smile

pixma Mon 26-Sep-11 21:26:44

thanksthanksthanks
thanksbearthanks
thanksthanksthanks

Hassled Mon 26-Sep-11 21:27:18

And what are the flowers? I mean what type? Where's the botanical accuracy?
They really didn't think this through, did they? Tsk.

GetOrfMo1Land Mon 26-Sep-11 21:28:05

I felt very bad earlier - I posted somethinh along the lines of 'what is this SHIT NOW' and a very kind MNer came on and posted a link to the reasoning behind it.

I asked mnhq to delete the thread so I didn't look like a complete arsewipe.

I really don't like all the daft emoticons though.

Is that bastard bear still here?

StrandedBear Mon 26-Sep-11 21:28:06

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GetOrfMo1Land Mon 26-Sep-11 21:28:13

<growls>

StrandedBear Mon 26-Sep-11 21:29:07

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Hassled Mon 26-Sep-11 21:29:33

Ok - have taken stock of the explanatory thread and feel like a complete and utter heel now.

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