Do kids bother writing actual English sentences anymore?
I've only been on Yahoo! Answers for awhile, but I've noticed that nearly every question or answer from teenagers is written like this:
"Hay duz enny1 but me like 2 lissen 2 rap cuz i like rap if u hav sum mp3s u cn send em 2 me."
Is this a text-message thing... or are kids just not bothering with English anymore? I'd love to think that the younger generation is very tech-savvy and smart, but seeing the questions on here about computers ("wat iz a labtop?" or "can i get internet on my ipod?") is a bit depressing.