Stop mirroring your Twitter account to the fediverse, especially these retweets of a single picture without any caption or comment.

We used to say the Web had shrunk to four websites where people posted only screenshots from the other three, let's not add a fifth one to that dumpster fire.


@jkb Indeed. I've never been a twit user and I will never, ever click on a link that leads there. ditto for fb.

@gemlog A couple minutes ago I came across one of these mirror accounts, the bio simply said something like "I'm on Twitter, got here if you want to talk to me".

The audacity.

@jkb First, that absolutely true and disgustingly arrogante for them to say that.
Second, it's a great piece of sound editing s/w! :-)

@jkb totally agree. this is evil and inconsiderate. twitter is for-profit, commercial and proprietary, funded by governments and private organizations; most mastodon instances are shared, single-user-financed, non-profit, federated with others of the same. wasting the resources of the financially strapped is a crime. it is stealing and slavery. stealing from the hardworking struggler to give to the rich. #mymouthfull @gemlog

@nergal @gemlog I was thinking in terms of content quality and signal/noise ratio, but the resource waste is an interesting point of view

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