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I maintain that a big chunk of harm caused in interpersonal relationships is downstream of people not wanting to feel the sting of morality dysphoria that comes from explicitly hurting someone, even in a very small way.

which is fine i guess, the devs aren't obligated to build a perfect copy

but it seems quite clear to me that their vision for what they want to build is not at all aligned with what i like about twitter or what i want to use it for

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so it would seem that mastodon doesn't really have UI for threads, doesn't support QTs, and doesn't support search of posts except for hashtags

for being ostensibly a clone or replacement to twitter, it doesn't actually have the features needed to support the way i use twitter

does mastodon have a 'turn off RTs' option?


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