After struggling with a video game, I'm haunted by the possibilities.

1. The controls of the game are bad.

2. My controller is bad.

3. My increasingly aged fingers just aren't as dexterous as they used to be.

But it's probably the first two though, right? Right?

I don't know what it will take for mastodon to usurp the birdie site, but I see a lot more content on here now, and I'm hopeful for its success.

More hopeful than I can ever be that the birdie site will ban The Conspiracy Man, let alone The Orange Man.

@wiggins Hi, Matt! I don't know that this site will replace the bird one, but welcome! And thanks for giving it a shot.

@James_LRR Hi James! It's way quieter here than on Twitter. But it's a lot kinder. Welcome!

Let's learn how threaded replies work. The behemoth cat in the previous toot actually started out as this tiny young thing. mastodon.cloud/media/yzlG75k6B

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I have NO idea what instances are or how they work, so have a picture of my cat. mastodon.cloud/media/0lFtNyWgW

Is 429 Throttled the new Fail Whale?

Please tell me anyone else remembers the Fail Whale.

I hope this service takes off. Then we can have mobile apps for it. Something like, I dunno, Masto-bot.

Wait.

I mean, I never thought Twitter would be a thing, so why not? Worth a shot.

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