Matty829 wrote:Where do you guys get all these smileys from?!
I can't speak for Bickety, but I keep all of mine locked up in dark and dingy cells until they are required!!
Mine are in a similar place, but should they try and escape, they look forward to this...
As to where we find them, there are plenty of sites that are devoted to smileys and to making them or collecting them and we just absorb
As to why, for me it was that as an Admin, all our responses use to be made using the forums and I just found that the standard forum smileys we have were lacking the range of different expressions that I felt and went looking for smileys to convey those feelings. For example, ones like this :
But then you just see how funny and how talented some people are in making different smileys and you just have to pass it on.
There has also been a bit of a rivalry between Chucky and I when it comes to smileys I guess and you just like to try and out do each other with funny ones from time to time but I would say we both get the same joy out of using them. Chucky always seems to find some really cool ones that make me envious.
But other then my YMCA smiley, this is one of my favourites.P.S Just don't mention this thread to Slayer.. he thinks he can compete on our level but he can't! :p