Trying out Mastodon due to the implosion at Twitter

Mastodon is feeling like the old days of the early Internet. Like before all the AOL people came on in 1995. Or the early blog movement in 2001, when folks were just figuring out what Friend-of-a-Friend (FOAF) networks looked like in code (and the open source version of it failed miserably due to poor UX).

So this is my verification link on Mastodon, to indicate that I actually am who I say I am.

Also, you can Find me on Mastodon in the journalism group,, here: