Fax, No Printer
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TikTok, Twitter, and other social media users use "fax, no printer" to emphasize that something is true. The phrase can be used to mean "what I just said is true" or "I agree with that."
Where did "fax, no printer" originate?
"Fax, no printer" is an extension of the slang term facts, which is also used to state that something is true. Because facts and fax sound similar, Internet users have often used the terms interchangeably. "Fax, no printer" is a more emphatic form of fax, in which "no printer" is intended to mean roughly the same thing as "no cap."
Why did "fax, no printer" trend on TikTok in 2021?
In late 2020, a TikTok user named briaalanaa created a video in which she said:
“Hey yo. This is for my girls with the little booty, the person that sent you this wants you to know that you cute as f***. No cap. Fax, no printer. Copy, no plagiarism.”
Briaalanaa created several other videos that followed the same format. The videos and their format became incredibly popular, leading to other social media users using "fax, no printer" alongside their own nonsense phrases, such as "mom, no dad," "child, no support," and "car, no wheels."