"The Internet of Beefs" by Venkatesh Rao https://www.ribbonfarm.com/2020/01/16/the-internet-of-beefs/
Despite the irreverent tone, this is a pretty good breakdown of how social media fights work.
@MattHatton I keep a column with the fedi timeline open just because it's like a portal to a bizarre world
@futzle i have the thing set where it goes into DND during my normal sleeping hours
@MattHatton please direct all complaints to the Monsanto corporation
@fortescue fuck Fred!
@koosli i really enjoyed it. takes a few different unexpected turns. mieville always makes me think
@hugo rest in peace to their tastebuds 🔥
@hugo tfw you can drink the entire cup and have a lil tummy hot water bottle
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