Read to the end for a sleepy little guy
Reading "The vagina phrenologist is also a nepo cadaver baby" did something to my morning. I can't describe the effect but my world is forever altered.
Last act of rebellion? They’re taking themselves way too seriously
Dave Karpf has a fun idea for April 15th and defeating Elon’s dastardly plan for the “For You” page. He calls it “TheReverse Pokémon”. Gotta block them all!
Looks fun. Read on for details.
“ I also don’t think banning TikTok would be as impactful as you might think… TikTok has become a bigger hub for business and culture than Vine ever was, but I think it would largely feel the same.”
You seem to downplay the effect this US ban might have in other countries. Many TikTok trends seem to come from America, and there are a lot of great US-based creators. If this source of content is suddenly cut off, TikTok might have trouble with their engagement metrics in other countries as well.
I agree about the enshittification of social media services. Would be very interested in hearing your take on how Discord is trying to monetize without ads. I see it as an alternate path where the basic functionality is all there for free, but you get *cool* extra perks for subscribing.
The sentence "The vagina phrenologist is also a nepo cadaver baby" changed my morning in some way. My world has been eternally changed, but I am unable to express the effect. https://geometry-dash.io/
Stoked to see another Folding Ideas video featured in the newsletter. There's been incredible content on that channel for years now, and Dan absolutely snapped with his latest. Utterly ruthless in its pillory.
You tend to minimize the impact that this prohibition enacted by the United States may have in other countries. There are a lot of fantastic creators who are situated in the United States, and it seems that many of the trends on TikTok originated in the country. https://slope-game.io