Apple Adds Gay and Lesbian Icons
"Mom, how come Sandy has TWO dads and I only have one?"
If your child is old enough to make this observation, chances are you've had more than a few tricky conversations.
Thankfully the tech world is catching up with modern family dynamics - as Apple paves the way for more tolerant text messaging.
Enter the iOS6 update, featuring a new set of emoticons including "emojis" of gay and lesbian couples. Oh em gee, emoji has come out of the closet!
Could this have something to do with Apple CEO Tim Cook, AKA the most powerful gay man in America? Hmmm. Whatever the case, we like it.
So the next time you're confronted with questions about the birds and the bees...er, the birds and the birds and the bees and the bees - you can answer with a simple iMessage.