Trademarking NSFW

Fark.com has filed for a patent for the phrase “Not Safe For Work.”

While this post is SFW, many aren’t - like NSFW, for instance. Now Fark wants to own the acronym, which makes us want to say STFU.

Editorial note: Whoa! You’ve found a super-old post here on BuzzFeed, from an earlier era of the site. It doesn’t really represent where we are anymore, and may in fact be totally broken, but we’re leaving it up as a part of our early history.

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