@vortex_egg I don't think you're a bad person for wanting that. In my description of this process, I'm referring to the way that the Big Social Media algorithm filters all the things that reach our feed into only the tyhings that the social media algorithm thinks will be most likely to elicit "engagement" which is the all-powerful metric by which all social media measures itself.


@Anarkat @vortex_egg Yeah - and I think there's a place for that kind of informative academic community on Masto too, maybe on instances created specifically for that kind of content.

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