I, like millions of people,
am under the complete control of really enjoy using your site app hive-mind product platform!
I’ve noticed an issue where perfectly sane people get caught up in angry arguments over seemingly trivial things like what colour some dress was, or who should sit on the Iron Throne…oh wait…that last one is not trivial…sorry.
These are not reasoned debates, these are the virtual equivalent of beer tavern brawls!
Well the tv and movie versions of those things, because in reality a brawl in a bar is usually two guys who are so drunk that they just take clumsy swings at each other until they both fall down.
There has been an alarming increase in people resorting to the use of angry looking but contextually confusing emojii!
The number of people claiming to have a vague recollection of what they were angry about a whole 30 seconds after they post is reaching pandemic levels!
The danger is real!
I heard that my brother’s cat-sitter’s girlfriend’s hairdresser’s farrier got so mad that he actually had a stroke after someone posted that they thought Burger King was better than McDonalds!
I have a potential solution…
The impending implosion of society can be averted if you gave users the ability to just skip past things in their newsfeed without commenting….
I know…revolutionary right?!
I guess the best way to describe it would be to ask you to imagine that you’re reading a scroll.
If you see something that might upset you on the scroll you’re not going to grab a quill and write an angry comment are you? That would be silly….you’d be writing by hand…who still does that?
Instead of getting into an argument over something that you didn’t even have an opinion on, you’re going to keep winding the parchment until you get to something you like, perhaps a humorous charcoal sketch of a kitten wearing a funny hat.
I hope to see this new Parchment Winding functionality implemented in the near future.
I’d go as far as suggesting it should be an emergency patch.
Your Thrall Respectfully