"boosted status" really needs to become "retoot"

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So is mastadon.social the 'main instance'? What's to stop that just becoming like twitter.com?...

LCTR boosted

@LCTR Local is for the instance of Mastodon you signed up for. Federated is for all connected instances.

Wondering how Local and Federated Timelines are compiled - does Local use your IP to make a guess at location?

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