the blessed things about being on a decentralized platform like mastodon are: there isn't one giant corporation accountable only to stockholders running the whole thing; your online presence is not beholden to the whims of moderators — if you don't like the rules, you can go to another instance and take your data with you, and if you get punted from one instance you can always try your hand at another; the network can never be taken down – as long as there's an instance up, there's a network


@selfagency Akin to Gnutella — but for, say, the entire discourse that Facebook, Twitter, etc. are mismanaging thoroughly AF.

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