What does ^ and ^^ mean in these forums?

  CurlyWhirly 16:35 18 Jul 2004
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Hi - On a few threads that I have started sometimes people reply with these symbols ^ ^^
Can anyone tell me what they mean?
Something rude I expect!
CW

  Graham ® 16:38 18 Jul 2004

They do it to send the post back up the list, and to put it in their 'My postings' for future reference.

  CurlyWhirly 16:39 18 Jul 2004

GRAHAM

I thought forum members used BUMP (bring up my post) to do this?
CW

  woodchip 16:45 18 Jul 2004

Anything to put to top, but also used in Nicknames etc

  powerless 16:46 18 Jul 2004

Use anything you like.

  woodchip 16:49 18 Jul 2004

O O

(/\)

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  spuds 17:09 18 Jul 2004

Can also highlight a point >>..<< [but not often used]

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