New weed-themed emojis on the way

Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2020/09/28/new-weed-themed-emojis-on-the-way.html

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Btw., who exactly is in charge of allowing new ones on?

Wait. So what have I been using to now?

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:herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb::herb:
And you used Italian postage stamps.

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If true, then one of these themed emojis would be blissfully smiling or at least stuffing its face.

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So there’s a beaver, but still no sausage (Brat, Frankfurter, whatever). I call “foul”.

The Unicode Consortium.

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We already had the taco, but Canadians will greatly appreciate the beaver. You already have the eggplant and it’s rather on point, the way it is rendered.

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Aha! Thanks :slight_smile:

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I recognize the knot (a double carrick bend) but I’m not sure where I would use it.
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At least it’s better than Google’s version (a granny knot :frowning_face:)
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or Samsung’s, which is just a couple of loops of rope laid over each other, not a knot at all.
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Don’t you know? It’s all controlled by The Man!

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Perhaps somewhere where you have a need for joining two stiff ropes or cables?

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Maybe for joining two emojis to make a combination emoji?

The Unicode Consortium. There’s a huge amount of detail about the selection process here:

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