Hey folks, minor PSA regarding fediverse etiquette: autocensorship, word filters, and text-to-speech 

C*ns*r*ng w*rds l*k* th*s, by dropping asterisks or other symbols in the middle of the word in place of a letter? It breaks word filters and fucks up text-to-speech readers. Please don't.

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Hey folks, minor PSA regarding fediverse etiquette: autocensorship, word filters, and text-to-speech 

@LexYeen very good point. I'd add to this that:
1. this is what CWs are for
2. as Tim Minchin observed, "f***" is effectively an alternative spelling of "fuck" anyway; either just use the word or don't.

(and I say this as a person that uses "fsck" a lot, but that's a geek in-joke)

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