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An emoticon (also known as "emjoi" in their rendered image form) is a textual or symbolic (iconic) representation of an emotion or idea.
- Emojipedia: https://emojipedia.org
- MSN Emoticons: http://messenger.msn.com/Resource/Emoticons.aspx
- Emoji listing in JSON: https://raw.githubusercontent.com/github/gemoji/master/db/emoji.json
- wikipedia: Emoticon
- Original Bboard Thread in which the :-) text-based smiley was proposed (19 September, 1982): http://www-2.cs.cmu.edu/~sef/Orig-Smiley.htm
- Emoji AJAX type-ahead: https://codepen.io/tvweinstock/pen/zzybdP