August 8, 2006 01:39 | Culture


Mike Pinkerton, developer of Camino, who now works for Google and doesn't seem so enthused about it all, says:

So did you ever notice how most people nowadays start new thoughts or interrupt discussions with "so"? I wonder how that started. Pretty much everyone I know does it, be it west coast or east coast. Wonder if it's an American thing.

Yup. Absolutely. I do it ALL the time. I learnt it from Joi. No joke.

So, I was thinking...

So is the new like.


So what? It's been going on for years.

Anyway, what's new?