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OMG, I heart the OED

The OED has proved once again that it takes the development of the English language seriously. Among the words recently included in the OED online edition are “initialisms”(1) such as:


Now, fair enough. But what really surprised me is the inclusion of “heart” as a verb, as it occurs in the verbalisation of slogans on T-shirts, [...]