[spits in spittoon] heard you folk like wholesome content and yet...
Just look at the 5 day report (2nd pic). Twitter announced the purge last week, so the drop off would've started on Thursday if that were the case. Instead, the number climbed and then dropped but the largest exodus of users was Friday
Friends, tooters, lend me your ears: I know we're excited about Mastodon but I've seen some of you saying Twitter's stock is down bc of it. This is categorically false. Twitter's stock price is down bc of new EU rules that are likely going to mean all social media will have to spend tons of $ to implement. FB is even worse off, they are down nearly 1% today.
[openly weeping] my first nice toot
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