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The Victorians put the OMGLOLROFL in poetry May 10, 2011: Book Southern Africa points its readers to a video at Carte Blanche examining the similarities between English-language SMS-speak and experimental Victorian poetry. Both of these make use of what British Library curator Roger Walshe refers to as "emblematic poetry," where one writes in a combination of numbers and letters. This was so common in [...] by