The forthcoming Spoutible App — One Step Closer to Liberation from Twitter

Jason Healey
3 min readMar 7, 2023
Counting down the days… maybe.

The Twitter of March 2023 is a repulsive place. I try to remain steadfast when it comes to rejecting conspiracy theories, but the idea that the recent acquisition was a coordinated part of the rising threat against democratic liberties is convincing.

Don’t take my word for it, take a look at the thoughts and actions of the current owner. Having said that, there comes a point where it’s no longer interesting to try and determine motive. Recognising that all the money in the world doesn’t translate to competence takes some adjusting to — after all, this belief is fed to us perpetually — but it’s true, and accepting it is better than arguing about who’s gonna drive the car when we could already be well on our way.

The other theory is that some people are simply desperate for attention. The old adage, all publicity is good publicity seems applicable here, but I’ve never met anyone worth a pinch who believes that, and see no merit in boarding that train now.

The Good News is that a Spoutible App is Coming!

A Spoutible email from earlier today included:

We are pleased to announce that the mobile apps for Spoutible will be released this month. Our top priority is to ensure that any remaining bugs are fixed and that the…



Jason Healey

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