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OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: extremist Twitter clone Gab has announced they will base future versions on a fork of Mastodon and attempt to federate with other Mastodon instances. Gab will always be BLOCKED from Feel free to ask if you have any questions.

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From birdsite 

Little known fact, The Wolfenstein series of computer games is the best-selling edutainment title of all time.

Teaches you to punch Nazis in the face and is engaging and fun at the same time.

Weekly reminder to domain-block * unless you want everyone on your server to be follow-spammed and harvested by a blackhat.

American magazine Harper’s publishes “Who Goes Nazi?” by Dorothy Thompson, asking who would collaborate in a Fascist takeover of the USA. “It’s an amusing game. Try it at the next big party you go to.”

So, Jack on birdsite allegedly got "hacked" today. And his account spewed Nazi loving, racist crap.

Nobody could tell it was a hack until Twitter said something.

uspol, Nazis, concentration/death camps 

Somebody is hacking road signs in New Orleans in the best possible way...

I'm pleased to announce the v1.0.0 release of Hometown, my Mastodon fork! It's up to date with Mastodon v2.9.3, and unique features include:

- Local only posting
- Full support for rendering incoming `Article` posts from federated blogs like Write.As
- "Exclusive" lists that let you follow someone without clogging up your home timeline

For more info, including rationale for each new feature, check out our wiki:

And the release itself is here:

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A Mastodon instance for New Orleans residents, ex-pats and (respectful) visitors and fans.