open chat @8:27 PM MAY27/2020
'oh-tress'. It's a feminization of 'author' that I made up. i always preferred priestess to priest, but it does seem unfair to girls
We're publishing a redaction to the comment that there has been literally zero user involvement
There was the guestbook fiasco
ah yesss, thousands and thousands of bogus commits
it made us look all official-like and we didn't have to do anything
are you kidding? You had to realize the internet is full of bots. What era d'you think this is, geocities? livejournal?
They wanted cash too, and for piddly stuff. But it wasn't such a bad platform, all in all. Encouraged longform writing. What can be done in 160 characters?
IT'S ABOUT CONSISTENCY OF MEDIUM
I liked geocities
close chat @8:45 PM MAY27/2020
open chat @8:46 PM MAY27/2020
So. Yeah. I thought it was a fun idea to have a internet wall but facebook kinda ruined all that
No, I didn't make a 'bot to spoof my number of commits to make it look like more than it was. I've made a lot of other bots
but not that one
close chat @8:51 PM MAY27/2020