If You’ve Been Ending Your Texts With Periods, Everyone You Know Probably Thinks You’re a Jerk

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If you’ve ever been on the receiving end of an otherwise-amicable text message that suddenly ends tersely with a period, you know how harsh that diminutive little dot can seem. And the good news is, you’re not being too sensitive: There’s real, scientific evidence for why periods are bad news when it comes to texting. Sorry, grammar fiends.