Here is a list of common message board terms
250/175/130 = Was/Am/Wannabe = starting weight/current weight/goal weight
BTW = By the way
CUL8R = See you later
CYA ( cya ) = See Ya
CYA = Cover Your Arse (In addition to "See Ya Later")
DB = Darling Brother, Dear Brother or whatever “D” word depending on mood
DD = Darling Daughter, Dear Daugher or whatever “D” word depending on mood
DH = Darling Husband, Dear Husband or whatever “D” word depending on mood
DS = Darling Son, Dear Son or Darling Sister, Dear Sister or whatever “D” word depending on mood
DS = Duodenal Switch
DW = Darling Wife, Dear Wife or whatever “D” word depending on mood
FAQ = Frequently asked questions.
FWIW = For What It's Worth
FYI = For your information.
HTH = Hope this helps. or Hope that helps.
IMHO ( imho ) = In My Honest Opinion, In My Humble Opinion
IMO ( imo ) = In My Opinion
IT = Information Technology.
KISS = Keep It Simple Stupid.
LAP = Laparoscopic Procedure
L8TR ( l8tr ) = Later ( Like see ya later )
LMAO = Laughing My A$$ Off
LOL ( lol ) = Laugh Out Loud
MB = Message Board.
NEWBEE ( newbee, newbie ) = New user of Internet and or computer.
NICK ( nick ) = Name used by people ( Individual ) on the Internet.
NSV = non scale victory (a change other than the scale…something suddenly fits, others notice your weight loss, etc.)
OMG = Oh My God, Oh My Gosh
OP = Original Poster
OT = Off Topic, used on message boards when the post is not on the threads subject..
PB = Productive Burp (quick vomit without the stomach acid since it is just the food in your pouch)
PIC ( pic ) = Picture
PPL ( ppl ) = People
PS = Plastic Surgery
RTFP = read the fine print
RNY = Roux En Y (Gastric Bypass Surgery)
ROFL ( rofl ) = Rolling On Floor Laughing
ROFLMAO = Rolling on floor laughing my a** off
SNAFU = situation normal, all fouled up
SV = scale victory (when the numbers on the scale actually show a change)
TT = Tummy Tuck
TTFN = Ta Ta For Now
TTYL = Talk to you later
TYFS = Thank you for sharing
URL ( url ) = Uniform Resource Locater, Internet address of a web page ( http://sitename )
YMMV = Your Mileage May Vary
WTF ( wtf ) = What the Freak or your other favorite explicative
WLS = Weight Loss Surgery
ZZZZZZ ( zzzzz ) = Sleeping or Bored