Wednesday, June 6, 2007

O’Reilly? O’RLY!

Anil Dash posted an article back in April titled Cats Can Has Grammar, in which he discusses the nuances of lolcat grammar. This is a must-read for those unacquainted with lolcats.

If you liked that (and even if you didn't), there's an excellent in-depth analysis of the fusion between leetspeak and image macros that has blossomed into lolcats by David McRaney over at I Can Has Cheezburger? This is a great article for anyone with interest in Internet subculture, sociology, or both.

Have you read those? Okay, you can now proceed.

The latest programming language guide from O'Reilly O'RLY comes with sample code:
HAI

BTW HUGSTIME? is system functions for determining hugs time
CAN HAS HUGSTIME?
CAN HAS STDIO?

I HAS A LOVINGU
BTW NAO is automagically set to time right now
I HAS A NAO

IZ NAO HUGSTIME?
YARLY
VISIBLE "<3"
LOVINGU IZ K
NOWAI
VISIBLE "LOVINGU IZ NOES
KTHX

KTHXBYE

See also: http://lolcode.com/

God, I'm a sucker for this shit.

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