Senji (senji) wrote,

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I was just reminded of this Ackanomic rule (well, part of rule)...

As was well known to the Ancients, the ')' in a smiley (i.e. ;-), or :-)) does not constitute a closing bracket for any pair of brackets it happens to be enclosed in. Using a smiley as a closing bracket is in violation of the ancient Code of Pedantry.

Ackanomic. R.I.P.

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