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dads.cool is hosted on spacebear (@support).

hosting is $๐Ÿฎ๐Ÿณ ๐—ฎ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜๐—ต and includes a CDN and daily backups; i will update this post if our increased membership requires me to bump us to a higher tier.

renewing our domain is $๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿฐ ๐—ฎ ๐˜†๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ.

i moderate and administrate dads.cool on my own and have done so continuously for 3 years now.

I have a ko-fi where you can support the above if you wishโ€”I also have a goal there representing the cost of my US citizenship.

Thank you!

ko-fi.com/dadsfm

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a quick guide to local-only posts on dads.cool (updated 5/18/20) 

dads.cool supports local-only posts. These are great for content you think only dads should see.

A post marked as local-only will appear only to dads.cool users.

A followers-only post marked as local-only will appear only to dads.cool users who follow you.

If you uncheck "Allow my posts to reach other instances by default" in Preferences - Other, your posts from any sourceโ€”including appsโ€”will be local by default.

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a quick guide to exclusive lists on dads.cool 

dads.cool supports exclusive lists. If you set a list youโ€™ve made to โ€œexclusive,โ€ posts from members of that list will appear only in that listโ€™s timeline and not in your home feed.

This feature is great for following accounts that only post about one subject, for crossposting accounts, or for pixelfed feeds.

Use the web interface to set a list as Exclusive. You can only add accounts you follow to lists.

the dads.cool local is blowing up with the hottest show on television: bluey

how did i not know about this

"Legendary childrenโ€™s performer Ella Jenkins and a group of young and older musical friends introduces children to the ideas of unity, cooperation, and labor unions through songs, recitation, and poetry."

folkways.si.edu/ella-jenkins/a

*walking up to a m/f bisexual couple in their 30s* so which one of you has the Cricut and which one is the 3D printer

โ€œMachine learning-driven image generation is utterly useless until we as a society throw caution to the wind with regard to copyright,โ€ he insisted, finally throwing in the towel on making Avengers: Aja Voltron a reality

sometimes the rain is nice because i get to be like "ahโ€ฆno need to water the garden then"

breaking down and watching an elden ring stream (patrick from Waypoint) including the ending because i've come to terms with never playing it

walking up to a couple playing hackey sack: "so which one of you is the G Love and which one of you is the Special Sauce"

also gary weiss is the most 1980-looking guy in the year 2022

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dads.cool is a Mastodon instance for dads, running the Hometown fork of Mastodon.