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When Japanese say KY on the Internet, what does it mean exactly?

This comment can be seen very often on Japanese message boards.
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What is the meaning of all those “w”s in email and SNSs?

You see a lot of w and ww and even www in Twitter and casual chat. What does it mean? I've always thought it was わいわい but never found out. How is it pronounced? Here's an example from Twitter ...