Here’s a grim reality of being alive in 2016—we spend an inordinate amount of time instant messaging. In the work place, in our group chats, texting with our hubbies, whatever.

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Sometimes, instead of getting the responses we want, we get the brutal one-liners we deserve. Here are 10 of the most withering one-line replies, ranked from least devastating to most.

10. “🙂”

9. “Damn”

8. “Yikes”

7. “Oof”

6. “?”

5. “Okay”

4. “Hm”

3. “...”

2. Anything. Ending. In. A. Period.

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