Mastodon Gestalt Timeline:
2017: HOLY SHIT IT'S BBSES
2018: WAIT NO, IT'S SORTA TWITTER WITHOUT NAZIS
2019: HANG THE FUCK ON IS THIS EMAIL
2020: OH GOD RUN IT'S NEWSGROUPS, WE REINVENTED NEWSGROUPS
You are not wrong.
@sydneyfalk 2021: kibo returns
@sydneyfalk See, now, I kind of miss NNTP.
@sydneyfalk as long as i get to post on alt.alien.vampire.flonk.flonk.flonk again, i see that as an absolute win
@sydneyfalk it's email for websites
twitter was just sms mailing lists
Some background (yes I am old): https://everything2.com/title/alt.swedish.chef.bork.bork.bork
@sydneyfalk Oh wait I think it's already here. Maybe. 🧓
@sydneyfalk Having not been online for BBSes and Newesgroups, I'm excited...I think
2021: oh wait it was IRC all along?
@sydneyfalk 2021: WEB RINGS ARE BACK!
@sydneyfalk eternal september 2.0
T H E
Y E A R:
2 0 4 0
THE FUTURE HAS
A MEMORY LEAK
A FILM OF FEAR BY
E T E R N A L
S E P T E M B E R
E L E C T R I C
B O O G A L O O
Elekk is a Mastodon instance by gamers, for gamers. Games of any type are welcome here - computer, video, tabletop, etc. - as well as game development of any kind. GAMERGATE AND THE ALT-RIGHT ARE NOT WELCOME HERE. Elekk is not hosted in the EU and does not recognize the authority of the EU to govern the internet.