Friday, March 22, 2013


The guy was loud. His signal traveled well beyond his immediate surroundings, broadcasting a long story of corporate missteps. He of course was blameless: “I was AFK for almost two years.”

AFK? I had to look it up. How about you?

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comments: 6

Unknown said...

'Away From Keyboard' right?..

I came across it last month. :)
Never used it though.

Michael Leddy said...

Yes, that’ it.

Michael Leddy said...

Oops — that’s.

Elaine said...

Hmmm. Do we believe him?

Michael Leddy said...

The people at his table didn’t seem to have a choice. You and I can be more skeptical. :)

The Arthurian said...

I first heard AFK used by Sheldon Cooper on The Big Bang Theory.