Wow, this is very interesting. Smalltown is a new fork of Mastodon specifically for civic communities looking to host their own social media. It is being developed at Ethan Zuckerman's lab at UMass Amherst.
(It's explicitly inspired by Hometown and very nicely links to my Patreon on their github, too.)
"shower thought" I guess
@clayote tricked out chariot is very different from being friends with horse
if anyone asks, my erratic sleep schedule is a cyber security measure
the guy who prompted this thought stalked me for a job briefly then stalked me for a date and now I notice his name on the C suite of an "AI" startup
The social network of the future: No ads, no corporate surveillance, ethical design, and decentralization! Own your data with Mastodon!