I just dropped the tick ✅ from my handle here on Mastodon. Here's why...
@Lord_VoldeMaut at the same time you can show them how to many ticks after their name, to show the full potential of free software
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I don't want to legitimise the use of ticks
in handles yet again, as an indicator of
an account's perceived quality or
We moved to Mastodon to free
ourselves from this very discriminatory
classist structure on BirdSite where a
blue tick is like a knighthood - something
to covet, be envious of & eventually use
for greater clout!
We moved to Mastodon for equality,
transparency & fairness. Let's NEVER
forget that by letting a silly tick get in the
way (just because this platform allows
Our purpose here is greater! (2) @ d
Just take it as a humorous thing, we know we dont have verification one with a tick is like a parody of twitter and I like when I see a tick!!!
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