Yes, according to this HuffPo article about the "no grammar, no punctuation" movement evidenced in texts, tweets and ON THE INTERNET. I've always thought it communicated a breezy smugness, an already-knowingness bandied about by like-minded groups of internet friends (Twitter circles, IG favoriters, et al). When you're in on the joke, it's the fastest way to communicate (so therefore the only way); when you're not in on it, it's a party you can't get into - so :( .

Yes, perhaps, I'm pivoting from form to content, but as every former member of any poetry workshop knows, they go hand-in-hand. As one writes, the form becomes apparent. Prose can be whittled into a firmer shape once the content has been determined. Twitter and texting and THE INTERNET is a place for thoughts to be expressed, so this begs the question:

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are our thoughts lowercase?

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Or Are They Capitalized?

(THEY ARE NOT ALL CAPS BECAUSE THAT WOULD BE INSANE.)