what “kthnxbai” actually means…

x-posted from

cause, yeah, my older brother is kinda funny sometimes… 

"Sometimes catblogging just has to be done, and it has been brought to my attention that such meanderings might "turn off" some of my readers, who have trouble parsing "kthxbai" into:

"pleased to have had such a welcome social encounter, thank you ever so much for your always quality time, farewell until the tides of fortune bring us together again, an event for which I cannot but have anything less than nearly overwhelming anticipation."

You have to admit that, whatever its faults, kthxbai is shorter."