Unicode: What the world needs now is love

Last week, a Deaf friend of mine made a good point about Unicode adding a “raised middle finger” symbol to the new standard: “They still need an ASL ILY emoji.” Right she is! If you can flip someone the bird, you should be able to say “I love you” too. Perhaps submitting a character proposal to Unicode is in order.
I+L+K=ILKsign

References

Unicode 7.0 Miscellaneous Symbols and Pictographs (PDF)
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  1. Pingback: ASL “I Love You” sign is now an emoji! – Daniel Greene

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