Sad poop emoji gets flushed after row

Plans to introduce a “frowning pile of poo” emoji have been flushed from the latest proposals by the group in charge of creating the symbols. The symbol was floated as one of many to be introduced in 2018, but it angered typographers who said it was “embarrassing” to the group. The Unicode Consortium pushes out a central list of emoji so that they show up properly on different devices. It said changes to the “pile of poo” emoji had not been totally dumped. While the Unicode Consortium curates the standard…

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