Words are a very powerful tool. They can portay understanding, and show feelings. Only if you understand them.
Some words and terms used on these forums:
[b]The Revival Specific[/b]
trev - The Revival. Not used much now.
New Forums - These forums.
Lost forums - We had forums with a few thousand posts which were lost when the database became corrupted, and I had not backed up.
Old forums - Same as lost forums, or
Old Old forums - Our [url=http://therevival.proboards18.com/]old forums at proboards[/url]. we had over 600 members and over 42,000 posts. They are currently locked.
OBL - Osama Bin Laden.
Pull(ing) a Paxman - Asking the same question over and over again until an as=nswer is given. Not being sidelined in secondary issues.
otoh - On The Other Hand
iirc - If I Recall Correctly
lol - laughing out loud. Now mostly used to show amusement. And to show you found the comment funny.
rotfl - Rolling On The Floor Laughing. Used to show genuine laughter.
TTFN - TaTa For Now. Goodbye.