@locus No opinion.
Or rather, ultimately I want to be following enough cool people that I can find more in their replies and boosts, rather than bothering with the federated feed at all.
I also expect that the rudest posters will drop off of the fediverse once they've gotten it out of their system. I think their instance is as new as ours.
OTOH, I could do without the bullshit, so I won't moss them much if you silence them.
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