@bonzoesc I don't think they're opposed to federation. I think they just don't care.
My saltiness comes from them trying to get the cred from supporting a community project while not actually supporting it.
It would not have been difficult to design their system to take any mastodon service. There were likely just consequences they didn't want to deal with (like nsfw domain names).
@dl "just don't care" is basically anti-decentralization for their business, because decentralization is difficult to build, harder to monetize, and very hard to make money for a420z with
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