Leet speak question

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    Leet speak question

    what does <3 mean? is it even l33t speak or whatever? I never reall* took the time to learn how to speak l33t fluentl*

    btw m* laptop ke*board stopped working so i can't press the ke* after the letter x and before z....x*z so i just replace it with a *

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    I just found out what that means recently. It's supposed to be a heart. So, it means love in most cases I guess.

    btw: I really hate it when people type like that.
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    ah ok thx that makes more sense now

    and *note* on the lack of punctuation....i can't press the comma ke* now either...or the six or escape or right shift or right control.....damnit...and m* laptop's 1 *ear warrant* ran out 2 weeks ago...figures

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    jverkoey, I'd like to see you make more posts just because it's funny

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    prett* soon all of m* vowels are going to dissappear....did I mention I can't even hit the escape button now too? lol sucks when *ou are wanting to quit out of a game......heh


    bwhahhahaha

    now m* f4 and f5 ke*s don't work!!! awesome! now I can't hit the compile hotke*s

    *throws chair through the window*
    *throws laptop after the chair*
    *jumps after the laptop*
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    jverkoey: you could always copy and paste the characters you need

    heres a reference:

    abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz1234567890,.;:

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    Quote Originally Posted by Perspective
    jverkoey: you could always copy and paste the characters you need

    heres a reference:

    abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz1234567890,.;:
    LOL

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    I think a 1337 speak <-> english translator would make a good program....maybe I'll make one one day...

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    there are too many variations of leet to have decent translator

    some entropy with that sink? entropysink.com

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    Not to mention the hassles of spelling out pronunctiation.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 7smurfs
    I think a 1337 speak <-> english translator would make a good program....maybe I'll make one one day...
    http://www.johnshaoonline.com/programs/b@x.zip

    using the b@x version of l33t...
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    I wrote a english -> 1337 translater once on a webpage:
    http://www.whproductions.com/t133.htm

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    that b@x program isnt too great...it just replaces o's with 0's and e's with 3's, etc.
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