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TL;DNR

An initialism of "too long; did not read," used in online communications to indicate that one did not read an online article, post, comment, etc., because it was deemed too long or boring. Sometimes used as a modifier to describe such pieces of writing. Sometimes written "TLDNR"; often spelled in lowercase letters. I really want to write "TL;DNR" on all these novella-length rants my friend keeps posting on Spacebook. OK, I know that was a huge explanation. The tldnr version is that I got burnt out, and I need to take some time away from making ViewTube videos.

TL;DR

An initialism of "too long; didn't read," used in online communications to indicate that one did not read an online article, post, comment, etc., because it was deemed too long or boring. Sometimes used as a modifier to describe such pieces of writing. Sometimes written "TLDR"; often spelled in lowercase letters. I really want to write "TL;DR" on all these novella-length rants my friend keeps posting on Spacebook. OK, I know that was a huge explanation. The tldr version is that I got burnt out, and I need to take some time away from making ViewTube videos.

TL;DW

An initialism of "too long; didn't watch," used in online communications to indicate that one did not watch a video online because it was deemed too long or boring. Sometimes used as a modifier to describe such videos. Sometimes written "TLDW"; often spelled in lowercase letters. A: "Did you watch the documentary I posted on Spacebook?" B: "Nah, TL;DW." My latest video goes into all the details of my decision, but the tldw version is that I am majorly burnt out, and I need to take a step back from making content on ViewTube for a while.
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