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
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@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
@sydneyfalk 2021: WEB RINGS ARE BACK!
@sydneyfalk eternal september 2.0
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