@body chocobo is the norman word, used by the upper-classes, unlike those who had to labor in the fields, cf. pain au chocobo/chocobotine
New people of Mastodon:
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You can add a description to an image you post by clicking on the image before you hit TOOT! Type in a brief description. It helps people who use screen readers to know what the image is.
When using a hashtag:
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Screen readers garble the first one, but can read the second one because of the capitalization.
Some twitter v. Mastodon tips for all of the lovely new tooters:
When you like a tweet on twitter, a swarm of AIs spin into action, analysing every aspect of the tweet and trying so desperately to find the matching tweet to show you next that will keep you scrolling, lest their masters decommission them in favor of a new version.
When you fave a toot on Mastodon, there aren't any AIs; you just made another human being across the world feel nice.
when they told you that computers are really dumb, because they only do exactly what you tell them to do, that was a lie
a lie of omission.
they do what you tell them to do, while also doing what a million other people over the past 40 years told them to do to
sometimes, those commands interfere with, or contradict each other
Takes dragons way too seriously. Does a software. Willing to listen, always. Trying not to be a d-bag. He/him
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