me: So apparently we’re alleged to cease thumbs-up emojying younger individuals at work.
Victor: I don’t even know what which means nevertheless it seems like one thing I already don’t do.
me: Based on the web Gen Z finds the thumbs up emoji passive-aggressive and hostile, however Gen X makes use of it on a regular basis as a result of they don’t perceive.
Victor: I don’t perceive.
me: Fucking identical, dude. However we’re Gen X so I assume we’re not alleged to? However I don’t know if I’m nonetheless cool as a result of I by no means use the thumbs-up emoji however I’m at all times utilizing the thumbs-up response and I don’t know if that’s completely different.
Victor: Aren’t these the identical factor?
me: The thumbs-up emoji is yellow and stand alone. The thumbs-up response is blue and is connected to the individual’s textual content bubble.
Victor: I’m so confused.
me: BECAUSE WE’RE OLD. Apparently we’re additionally alleged to cease utilizing thumbs-up, okay fingers, kissy face, crimson hearts…
Victor: Eggplant emoji?
me: Eggplant emoji didn’t make the listing. However please don’t ship it anyway.
Victor: Huh. Can I nonetheless do thumbs up in actual life?
me: Simply to be secure? I’d say provided that you’re Fonzie.
Victor: What if I’m paradoxically pretending to be Fonzie?
me: Does Gen Z even know Fonzie?
Victor: Fuck. We’re previous.
That is the place I’d put a thumbs up emoji however I actually don’t understand how to do this in wordpress and Hailey isn’t residence to assist me so I texted them for suggestions: