Hudson Valley Answers: Has This Popular Emoji Been Canceled By Gen Z?
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Since we are living in the Digital Age, it's important to stay informed on what's trending, what emojis to use and new slang.
We're We Prepared For An Entire Generation To Disown A Popular Emoji?
Emojis can be an easy way to share how you're feeling but at times, they can also be interpreted differently depending on the person, their feelings and past situations.
It's no surprise that this statement came back from Gen Z. With their bold and shocking statements, this may have even been predictable.
Who Is Gen Z?
However, others may question, who is Gen Z? They were born from 1997 to 2012. They are also known as Zoomers.
According to the NYPOST, Zoomers stated that those who used the thumbs up emoji were being "rude", "hostile" and even "dismissive". They even felt attacked when it was used in the workplace. This began on Reddit.
Can An Emoji Come Off As Rude, Hostile Or Dismissive?
We each have our own role to play in this world but are also entailed to speak our opinion and how we feel. I would love to hear what each generation has to say about this bold statement.
Most importantly, I say that it's not what happens but how we react to any person, place, thing and or situation.
How Do Boomers, Generation X And Millennials Feel About Gen Z's Statement?
There has been a lot of controversy surrounding this online debate, the majority of it is hilarious. Other generations took the time to make the thumbs up emoji even more present in the Gen Z world.
However, Zoomers stated that they shouldn't be judged based one the opinion from a few.
The Hudson Valley Shares Their Opinion On Gen Z's Urge To Cancel Emojis
We each have our own role to play in this world but are also intitled to speak our opinion and how we feel. I would love to hear what each generation has to say about this bold statement.
The Hudson Valley voted and said that they would still continue to use this emoji regardless of what a generation recommends. They also stated they would use other finger emojis in addition to the thumbs up to express how they felt.
Along with the thumbs up emoji, there has also been a recommendation to cancel other emojis as well.
What Does The Thumbs Up Emoji Mean To You?
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