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Yay? Frowning poop emoji and more possibly on their way to iOS


Proposed new emojis for 2018
How did you converse with people prior to the existence of the above emojis?
Photo: Emojipedia

Do you find yourself at a loss in conversations due to the nonexistence of a smiling or frowning poop emoji to get your point across? Feel that your conversations about great punk albums just don’t work without a picture of a safety pin to illustrate them?

Have no fear: Unicode is on the case with 67 new proposed emojis!

Smell the bacon? It’s one of 38 new emojis on the way


Apple's on a hot streak with its new emoji.
Apple's on a hot streak with its new emoji.
Photo: Cookbookman17/Flickr CC

If you’ve long found yourself unable to communicate effectively with your friends because of the lack of “bacon,” “shark” and “man in tuxedo” emojis, you could be in luck next year.

That’e because the Unicode Consortium, aka the Mountain View, California-based organization that standardizes characters and emoji across different operating systems — is set to add 38 all-new emojis to its Unicode 9.0 update.

Arriving in June 2016, they should find their way onto iOS not long after. Here’s what you can expect: