But how, on earth, is a parent to keep up with all these acronyms, especially since new ones are being introduced every day? Parents can always do a Google search if they stumble upon an phrase they aren’t familiar with, but the other option is asking their children, since these phrases can have different meanings for different people.
A pair of schoolboys who allegedly shot a 14-year-old girl in the head because her Snapchat messages were annoying.
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Deserae was not found until the next day after her family reported her missing, the Salt Lake Tribune reported.
If it makes you feel any better, many parents didn’t know what it meant.
So “LMK” — let me know — and “WYCM” — will you call me? But the issue, especially for parents, is understanding the slang that could signal some dangerous teen behavior, such as “GNOC,'” which means “get naked on camera.” And it certainly helps for a parent to know that “PIR” means parent in room, which could mean the teen wants to have a conversation about things his or her mom and dad might not approve of.
"(The teen) said it was the most merciful way." After his arrest, Peterson said he had become annoyed with Turner for texting and contacting him through the messaging app Snapchat, the court heard.
Two teenage boys plotted to “get rid” of a 14-year-old girl because her texts and Snapchats annoyed one of them, according to authorities.