TIL that the origins of the “universal S” are unknown. Even a youtuber who spent 5 years researching it couldn’t come to a conclusion. The symbol appeared in some places as far as a century ago, and is belived to have spread worldwide before the internet, but it is unclear how or why.

Read more: https://www.vice.com/en/article/gqkj5j/that-s-thing-everyone-drew-in-school-what-is-it

What do you think?

12 Points
Upvote Downvote


Leave a Reply

Leave a Reply