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What does IDGAF mean?

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    PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago

    I just saw a few people use that in the forums?

    1. IzzyM profile image87
      IzzyMposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      I saw you finding out about this the other day when someone used it, then posting up a link to say what it meant, so why are starting new forum posts about it?

      It's a common internet acronym. Get used to it.

      And yes I use them too and am not offended, nor are they meant to cause offence.

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        PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        What does IDGAF mean? Is that acceptable here? What is acceptable here? ...that is an evo question...isn't that IzzyM?

        That day I asked that to that specific person. This time I ask everyone.

        1. IzzyM profile image87
          IzzyMposted 5 years ago in reply to this

          You know what it means. You linked up a site explaining what it was, and guess what? IDGAF either.
          Have a nice day smile

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            PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago in reply to this

            You prove my point IzzyM. Are you going through a disorder that you speak meaningless words on a public forum? sad

            1. psycheskinner profile image80
              psycheskinnerposted 5 years ago in reply to this

              The letter F is allowed, personal insults are not.

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                PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago in reply to this

                Does that 'F' have a meaning? Or is it meaninglessness out of a disorder?

                1. Nouveau Skeptic profile image71
                  Nouveau Skepticposted 5 years ago in reply to this

                  It has a meaning as explained here and in your other thread. But using an acronym is considered reasonably polite just like using a substitute like frack or frell or duck.

                2. Marisa Wright profile image92
                  Marisa Wrightposted 5 years ago in reply to this

                  Phenom, once again you're being deliberately obtuse.  As you know perfectly well, the F stands for a four-letter swear word which we are not allowed to use on these forums.  So you are wasting your time asking people to put the word in print.

                  All you have to do is Google IDGAF to get the answer.

                  http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-of/idgaf
                  http://www.all-acronyms.com/cat/9/IDGAF

                  The four-letter swear word is not acceptable but euphemisms for it are OK.  So are acronyms which only use the initial letter.  That's generally the case in American, British and Australian society, anyway, so one would assume it's the same on HP.

                  If you are asking whether it's acceptable to HP management, I suggest you send them an email.  If you're asking whether it should be acceptable, then that's a different question, perhaps you need to clarify.

                  1. Marisa - the dog profile image60
                    Marisa - the dogposted 5 years ago in reply to this

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  2. Melissa-Chavez profile image62
    Melissa-Chavezposted 5 years ago

    I Dont Give A F*c* , at least thats how ive seen it used before

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      PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      What does  F*c* mean?

      1. couturepopcafe profile image60
        couturepopcafeposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        According to the American Heritage Dictionary, it is a verb, obscene, meaning to have sexual intercourse with.

        If someone told you to f - off, they would be telling you to leave or desist at once.  Someone or something who/that is f'd up is totally confused or mismanaged.  However when someone is a f-up they are a bungler.  When someone is referred to as a f-er, they are someone who is totally offensive.

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    PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago

    Reality Bytesposted  12 hours ago in reply to this

    WTF are you even talking about?

    What is WTF?

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      PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Is the management hearing?

    2. Reality Bytes profile image94
      Reality Bytesposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      "Sick of this life
      Not that you'd care
      I'm not the only one
      With whom these feelings I share

      Nobody understands, quite why we're here
      Searching for answers
      That never appear

      But maybe if I looked real hard I'd
      I'd see your trying too
      To understand this life
      That we're all going through
      (Then when she said she was going to like wreck my car... I didn't know what to do)

      Sometimes I feel like I'm beating a dead horse
      An I don't know why you'd be bringing me down
      I'd like to think that our love's worth a tad more
      It may sound funny but you'd think by now
      I'd be smiling
      I guess some things never change
      Never change"

      Guns and Roses

  4. Melissa-Chavez profile image62
    Melissa-Chavezposted 5 years ago

    The bad F word were not suppose 2 use

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    PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago

    Perhaps HubPages does not care even if someone uses WTF in the forums?

    1. thooghun profile image85
      thooghunposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      I'm not sure that they GAF when it's aconym'd.

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        PhenomWriterposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        What is this 'GAF' ?   ...sounds so civilized. Did you ever study psychology? Once you accept this subconscious symbolism - you're dead.

        I expected this type of a response from 'a hubpages elite'? how sweet...

        1. thooghun profile image85
          thooghunposted 5 years ago in reply to this

          Just a little sprinkling of humor PW!

  6. paradigmsearch profile image89
    paradigmsearchposted 5 years ago

    Actually, the proper acronym is IDGAFF.

  7. WriteAngled profile image91
    WriteAngledposted 5 years ago

    Cagsil states his name in his profile here. Putting the name into Google image search will retrieve the picture used in the fake avatar.

    1. kmackey32 profile image82
      kmackey32posted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Why would someone want to use his pic?.

      1. EmpressFelicity profile image83
        EmpressFelicityposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        I'd be interested to know that as well.

  8. skyfire profile image73
    skyfireposted 5 years ago

    He'll return with something new in his 'reason' ideology and of course with another account.

    I think this guy is going to give us some entertainment in between panda updates.

    Popcorns big_smile

  9. LuisEGonzalez profile image80
    LuisEGonzalezposted 5 years ago

    PhenonWriter; You already know the answers to your own inquests, you are obviously perspicacious, why not put that to good use and pounce upon subjects that the populous can labyrinthine communally to arrive at a cogent consummation of a gratifying colloquy.......cool

    1. couturepopcafe profile image60
      couturepopcafeposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Magnificent.

  10. WriteAngled profile image91
    WriteAngledposted 5 years ago

    Cagsil and Marisa were among those who were most vocal in responding to the idiocies voiced on these forums by PhenomWriter aka Tanmoy Acharya (see Google+ profile of Phenom Writer (2 words) for evidence these are one and the same). This person therefore created a new profile based on Marisa's name and Cagsil's photo, with which he hoped to cause further trouble.

    Said Tanmoy Acharya already tried to cause havoc here some while back in his real name (if it is indeed his real name). In his farewell hub under that identity, which is still in the Google cache, he threatens he will keep generating new HP profiles specifically to hound people against whom he considers himself to have some vendetta. He boasts he knows how to come into this site from an inexhaustable number of different IPs which will enable him to get round every ban.

    He has presented himself in various places around the Net as a 24-year-old student from India and purports to be a poet and skilled painter, particularly of abstract art.

    1. Marisa Wright profile image92
      Marisa Wrightposted 5 years ago in reply to this

      Thanks for that explanation WriteAngled.  There's really not much you can do about a poor attention-seeking psycho like that, except to ignore them and hope they'll eventually seek treatment...

      1. SomewayOuttaHere profile image59
        SomewayOuttaHereposted 5 years ago in reply to this

        wow...that's too bad

    2. olodarkwriter profile image61
      olodarkwriterposted 5 years ago

      Independent Danish Girls Are Fun
      No?
      Inside Doors Give Aromatic Fragrances.

      Iranain Dogs Google Amerasian Fleas

      Intentions Don't Go Any Farther

      Don't like any of these? Well IDGAF

     
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