By now, we're sure you're familiar with LOL, ROFL and even LMAO.
"I just burst out laughing."
Last month, Mashable called the term the "summer's ironic term" - even though the odd-looking ijbol actually entered the Urban Dictionary in 2009 but then languished, explains Mashable.
However, for some inexplicable reason, it caught fire in forums for the music genre K-pop last year and has since "escaped the confines of fandom (and niche ironic circles) and gone mainstream," writes Elena Cavender.
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