First the bees
and now our ability to write -- mobile phones are destroying us all. Ireland's State Examination Commission says
that texting terse messages keeps kids from learning to spell, causing the world to go all Idiocracy
While our gaming habits may not be destroying the planet, unless all that WiFi we've got flying around is harmful, even gamers with full-size keyboards use 1337 speak
. And what will happen when thumb-sized console keyboards
debut? We're in favor of tools to avoid the shrill sounds of Xbox Live gamers, but will this cost us our written language? Maybe punctuation is overrated.