Merriam-Webster's word of '07: 'w00t'

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  1. Dark Atheist

    Dark Atheist Moderator Political User Folding Team

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    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - Expect cheers among hardcore online game enthusiasts when they learn Merriam-Webster's Word of the Year. Or, more accurately, expect them to "w00t."

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    "W00t," a hybrid of letters and numbers used by gamers as an exclamation of happiness or triumph, topped all other terms in the Springfield-based dictionary publisher's online poll for the word that best sums up 2007.

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    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20071211/ap_on_re_us/word_of_the_year

    wtf! :D
     
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  3. BouncingSoul

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    I love it, cept now I'll probably have to stop saying it.