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Open Sarcasm Manifesto ¡

29 April, 2010 (10:49) | Grammar | By: Brian

Open Sarcasm Manifesto ¡ Free Sarcasm Punctuation ¡ Open-Source Punctuation for Sarcasm ¡ Temherte Slaqî.

I have long felt the need for a sarcasm indicator of some kind for text communication. Today I discovered that other people have not only suffered this problem, but have also researched and discovered a solution. Apparently there is historical evidence that the upside-down exclamation point, “¡”, frequently seen in Spanish usage, has also been used to indicate sarcasm. Here is a brief usage guide and some examples. I can even use it on my new Droid Eris.

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