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So I'm browsing through my fedi feed using on my today and I encounter another post with the copy-pasta "Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry..." which has popped up from time to time in the past few weeks

It has triggered a WTF moment for me each time...am I missing out on sone strange fedi meme? WHAT IS THE MEANING OF THIS?!

Well just today I realised I only see this in the Tootle app...so it is a Tootle thing...okayyy...

So I located the most recent Lorem Ipsum post on the web client and it is NOT lorem ipsum and looks just fine...better than fine as it has quoted text formatting which adds over plain masto! Seems it is a failure mode of Tootle to put this dummy text in when the connected server encounters posts with formatting?

Uh...messing with a user's mind is not a good way to do exception handling 😂

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