Culture

We’re Finally Getting Hijab & Emo Face Emojis

Culture

We’re Finally Getting Hijab & Emo Face Emojis

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Just when we thought emojis couldn’t get any better, since Apple announced they’d be adding in an avocado and David Bowie emojis, the Unicode Consortium Emoji Committee (yes, that’s real), released their plans to release a whole new batch of emojis that include the best ones yet. Dropping next year, the new update will feature various hijab emojis, a breastfeeding emoji, yogi emojis and some new smileys, including the long overdue vomiting face.


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We’ll also get a whole list of mythical creatures, from a vampire to an elf, and my new personal favorite, the EMOji, with an accompanying black heart. MoMA was right—If these aren’t art, I don’t know what is.