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The Best Way to Type ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Every time you shrug, you don’t need to Google, then copy, then paste.
Source: Jackie Lay / The Atlantic

Updated, 2:20 p.m.

All hail ¯\_(ツ)_/¯.

In its 11 strokes, the symbol encapsulates what it’s like to be an individual on the Internet. With raised arms and a half-turned smile, it exudes the melancholia, the malaise, the acceptance, and (finally) the embrace of knowing that something’s wrong on the Internet and you can’t do anything about.

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