OMG! The First Time Someone Used The Phrase ‘OMG’!

From the looks of this, Lord Fisher may have been the world’s first teenage girl. Did he ever meet a sentence he couldn’t end in an exclamation point?

In addition to representing the first-known use of the phrase “O.M.G.”, this 1917 letter from Lord Fisher to Winston Churchill has given us a new favorite catch phrase: Shower it on the Admirality!! (We think it means go on with your bad self.)


Via Letters Of Note by way of BuzzFeed