As you settle into Mastodon, be sure to learn the lingo:
- "toot": a tweet
- "tusking": starting a pointless fight with another user
- "woolly": going viral, as in "wow, that toot really went woolly"
- "extinction event": when a whole instance goes down

@nolan
I would like more attestation of these. Toot I know, but I've never heard the others. Let's call it research: can you find me examples from before you posted if other people using these words?

@bstacey @nolan @DialMforMara Wait, people actually use those terms? I was SURE the original post was sarcastic...

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The Wandering Shop is a Mastodon instance initially geared for the science fiction and fantasy community but open to anyone. We want our 'local' timeline to have the feel of a coffee shop at a good convention: tables full of friendly conversation on a wide variety of topics. We welcome everyone who wants to participate, so long as you're willing to abide by our code of conduct.