Tbitb: Or The Acronyms We Use.

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by Insert Coin(s) to Continue » Tue Jan 30, 2007 7:19 pm

We usually use TWAS to refer to The Weird Al Show. When only WAS are use to refer to it, it'll usually be in upper-case (when not in a topic title).
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by Limecat » Tue Jan 30, 2007 11:58 pm

Danicrzy @ Jan 30 2007, 08:55 AM wrote: Was means was, as in "used to be".
It's saying the same as
"used to be:{insert something here}"


..............^ the topic used to be called that.


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by algonacchick » Tue Apr 17, 2007 8:16 am

I just read through this entire topic, and noticed an acronym missing. This was one I picked in a few Yahoo Weird Al Groups.

OMA - Oh My Al

It's just nicer than OMG, IMHO.

Ok, I'll stop now.
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by Kevbo1987 » Tue Apr 17, 2007 3:54 pm

Really? I've never heard of that one before. Sounds.......interesting, I suppose.
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by algonacchick » Tue Apr 17, 2007 4:59 pm

I dunno, it has kinda just stuck with me. Of course, there are different inflections you could use.

For the most part, it's similar to Oh my goodness. You use it when you're surprised or excited about something. But I think the Al gals would agree that OMA could stand for Oh, my...Al! :9~ *Especially when looking at pics, or seeing him in concert*
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by NerdyNyara27 » Tue Apr 17, 2007 5:36 pm

algonacchick @ Apr 17 2007, 11:59 PM wrote:I dunno, it has kinda just stuck with me. Of course, there are different inflections you could use.

For the most part, it's similar to Oh my goodness. You use it when you're surprised or excited about something. But I think the Al gals would agree that OMA could stand for Oh, my...Al!  :9~ *Especially when looking at pics, or seeing him in concert*


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Sounds good to me! I think it makes perfect sense, Patti.

That said, if I start using it all of the time in non-Al-related contexts and anyone lynches me for it, I'm blaming you. :P

j/k! It'd be my own stupid fault.
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by Lauren27 » Mon Jul 02, 2007 4:45 am

algonacchick @ Apr 17 2007, 02:16 AM wrote: I just read through this entire topic, and noticed an acronym missing. This was one I picked in a few Yahoo Weird Al Groups.

OMA - Oh My Al

It's just nicer than OMG, IMHO.

Ok, I'll stop now.


I really like that! Think I'll use it. :- )
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by drew618 » Sun Sep 09, 2007 5:48 pm

anthontherun @ May 25 2003, 04:31 AM wrote: Common song abbreviations:

TSB-The Saga Begins
TDS-Truck Drivin' Song
IAATP-It's all about the Pentiums
YDLMA-You Don't Love Me Anymore
SLN-Smells Like Nirvana
HTWH-Harvey the Wonder Hamster
JP-Jurassic Park
DTBS-Dare to Be Stupid

ALbums:
RWS-Running with Scissors
PH-Poodle Hat
BHD-Bad Hair Day
WAY-"Weird Al" Yankovic
DTBS-Dare to Be Stupid

And instead of saying "That rocks!" we say "That polkas!"


Songs:
WAN=White And Nerdy
DDTS=Dont Download This Song
TITDT=Trapped In The Drive Thru

ALbums:
SOL=Straight Outta Lynwood
I am the type who is liable to snipe you
With two seconds left to go, whoa!
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by minnick27 » Sun Sep 09, 2007 10:28 pm

Go back to Marsbar's post on Oct. 12 and you will see these acronyms have already been posted. But thanks for playing.
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by drew618 » Wed Sep 12, 2007 12:34 am

songs:
ISY:I'll Sue Ya
CI:Canadian Idiot
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