TOP 28 Internet acronyms every parent should know


Parenting in this age of digital technology has come with its own challenges. Just as technology has made parenting easier, it has equally made it difficult.

Enormous amount of conversations take place on the internet, and children are in the thick of it. The internet has its own language and patois.

You’ve got “LOL” down. You even know what “BRB” means, but what about “IWSN” and “NIFOC?”

Do you really know what your kids are saying on the Internet and in text messages?

“IWSN” is a declarative statement: I want sex now while “NIFOC” means naked in front of computer.

CNN put together a list of the top 28 Internet acronyms all parents should know.

1. IWSN – I want sex now
2. GNOC – Get naked on camera
3. NIFOC – Naked in front of computer
4. PIR – Parent in room
5 CU46 – See you for sex
6. 53X – Sex
7. 9 – Parent watching
8. 99 – Parent gone
9. 1174′ – Party meeting place
10. THOT – That hoe over there
11. CID – Acid (the drug)
12. Broken – Hungover from alcohol
13. 420 – Marijuana
14. POS – Parent over shoulder
15. SUGARPIC – Suggestive or erotic photo
16. KOTL – Kiss on the lips
17. (L)MIRL – Let’s meet in real life
18. PRON – Porn
19. TDTM – Talk dirty to me
20. 8 – Oral sex
21. CD9 – Parents around/Code 9
22. IPN – I’m posting naked
23. LH6 – Let’s have sex
24. WTTP – Want to trade pictures?
25. DOC – Drug of choice
26. TWD – Texting while driving
27. GYPO – Get your pants off
28. KPC- Keeping parents clueless

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