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Some of Apple’s new emojis seem running-inspired

Apple has unveiled more than 70 new emoji with its iOS 12.1 update, and runners have noticed that some of them could conceivably have been inspired by running.

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For example, there is a leg, a foot, a bagel (though it’s a crummy-looking, mass-produced bagel that’s provoking ire in New Yorkers, and probably in Montrealers as well), a salt shaker, a roll of toilet paper, a bar of soap, a basket of laundry, even a safety pin.

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Also: there’s a head of lettuce, a cupcake, and what looks like a bundt cake (it’s actually a traditional Chinese moon cake, which as far as we’re concerned definitely counts as a carb).