Jokes aside, the equation isn't that simple. Paying attention to complicated things is a lot more draining than looking at cute cats. The effort it takes to talk with the strangers in your neighborhood is not comparable with boosting posts on the Fediverse.
that said, it is (if we extrapolate) ever so slightly unrealistic to expect someone to go straight from online cats to (say) running for local city council in one swoop. it's a process. it takes time. one must go through all the steps one at a time, effort all the way
the first step on this process, however, is paying attention to attention. what gets it, what doesn't?
chaos.social - because anarchy is much more fun with friends.
chaos.social is a small Mastodon instance for and by the Chaos community surrounding the Chaos Computer Club. We provide a small community space - Be excellent to each other, and have a look at what that means around here.
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The primary instance languages are German and English.