According to some posts I saw there is a paper on Mastodon that scraped public posts. Anyone know what it is called or where to find it?

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It's also nice that all the conclusions in the paper are wrong because they start with a mistaken premise that content warnings mean that a post is "inappropriate".

@jaranta Thanks for the actual paper link, let's see it. :P I'll look at the ethics once I see it, but that title and its "inappropriate" is hilarious in itself from a methods perspective - this is why you don't rely on automated data collection without actually having a living human enter the context and look around first.

@werekat It's as if you need to understand the topic your researching.

@jaranta Yes. I only read the abstract but this is painfully clear.

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