Imagine yourself standing in front of a judge, accused of lighting a dumpster of fire – unlikely – I know, but stay with me.
The Crown presents a text message you sent to your squad saying that tonight is gonna be ‘🔥.’
They say that you saying that is proof of your guilt, but you try explaining that it means ‘lit.’ The judge doesn’t know emoji speak, thinks your crazy and throws you in jail.
Like I said, it’s unlikely, but courts are starting to hire ‘emoji experts,’ much the same as they do for handwriting or speech recognition.
And it’s not just emoji’s either, some legal experts are also calling for experts in GIFs and memes.
Millennials, if you’re looking for a future career that probably pays well…