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EY on friday: from now on, Skype will no longer log in automatically. Use teams. Monday: partner does a f/u meeting on Skype.

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I always read “f/u” as f#ck you. 😉

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A lot of people use it as short hand for “follow up”

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Real baller move would be to send the dial-in code by fax

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Follow up, f*ck you... tomato, tomato

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Lol

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Gotcha - I literally read it as a “f*ck you, I’m using the technology I’m comfortable with” meeting 🥴

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