Here’s a Fun Fact: The Oxford Dictionary Word of the Year is… An Emoji?

Yes. An actual emoji. The emoji with the crying laughing face to be exact.

In case you aren’t familiar (which I’m sure every one is, it’s 2015) it’s this guy:  😂

It is said that the laughing emoji is the most widely emoji used in 2015. The word emoji has actually been around since 1997 but the major use of emojis came about when the first generation iPhone came out back in 2007. Now, in 2015, emojis are a world wide phenomenon.


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