Which letter or punctuation mark do you think you could get away without using for the longest before someone was like "Why doesn't [YOUR NAME] ever use the letter F (or whatever)?"

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Length of time you’d get away with it included with your post please.

Presumably it has to be the semi colon. Even when you use it properly you look like a massive prick, so best to just avoid.

Either that or an interrobang.

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^ 365 years

How about we say it has to be one of the big hitting punctuation marks? . , ’ : ( ) ! ?

Agreed, but I wouldn’t want to get rid of it, simply because it’s got such a great name. Who’d want to get rid of the interrobang‽


Close bracket I reckon. People would get the gist, just assume you’d made a typo.

I reckon it wouldn’t take long before someone was like “You ever noticed that Steve never closes his brackets? What’s that all about?”

Maybe a month or so?

Bin off apostrophes’. Cause’s way more grief than its worth.

Excel crew would get fired pretty quickly.


“Ever notice how Steve never closes his brackets? What a cool guy. I admire and respect him.”

Yeah I reckon a month.

@anon29812515 decent point, the majority of my code would be borked. Probably a question mark then. I’ll just replace it with this face :expressionless:

A question mark‽ That would be found out almost immediately!


The exclamation mark, easy. People would just think I was a very serious man. They’d be all, “have you ever noticed how serious colossalhorse is?” And everyone would agree that I am in fact serious.

I reckon I could keep that up indefinitely.


I don’t rckon anyon would notic if I stoppd using on of th vowls

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Which one?


Yeah, reckon that would be easily doable tbh.

I guess that one episode of Seinfeld kind of bucks that a little bit but it is a work of fiction in fairness

All of Seinfeld’s syllables have an exclamation mark.

Havnt dcidd yt


Could get away without the exclamation mark fairly easily I reckon. It’s overused in nearly all circumstances anyway.

Could just use emojis instead.

We’ve been through this already but thank you for your contribution anyway

I have never used a semi-colon in all my adult years. They fucking disgust me! No one’s ever mentioned it though.