Mudcat Café message #1133120 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #67699   Message #1133120
Posted By: Allan C.
10-Mar-04 - 12:09 PM
Thread Name: BS: a new punctuation mark
Subject: RE: BS: a new punctuation mark
When it stands alone, I think the tilde ~ is an appropriate indicator of ambivalence. It reminds me somewhat of the "so so" gesture used in some cultures: hand rocked slightly with palm down, fingers curled slightly, pinkie and thumb outstretched.

It makes one wonder if any of this really matters ~