@jdormit @cambridgeport90 Because "generic" or "extensible" plus "static typing" is a very challenging challenging for implementing #ActivityPub.
There's less considerations when an app rolls its own specific implementation regardless of language typing.
When implementing a "generic" or "extensible" library, dynamic typing has less challenges.
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