I just heard that @tom79 is closing his account and leaving here - manily because of ill-will towards him.
You know, in many ways, Mastodon is no different from Twitter or any other Social Media platform.
It is peopled by humans. Most humans are looking for a scapegoat for their misery - someone of something to blame.
This is a brand new server run by the main developers of the project as a spin-off of mastodon.social It is not focused on any particular niche interest - everyone is welcome as long as you follow our code of conduct!