Probably because I'd never heard it before. This is not bragging; it's that I'm the one who put together and alphabetized the original abbreviations list.
Originally Posted by grapes
I tend to prefer avoiding any suffix on an abbreviation. "HB," not "HBer." "OP," not "OPer."
"Now everyone was giving her that kind of look UFOlogists get when they suddenly say, 'Hey, if you shade your eyes you can see it is just a flock of geese after all.'"
"You can't erase icing."
"I can't believe it doesn't work! I found it on the internet, man!"