At this point in 's public life, it is already clear that newbies in the wants to create a -like walled-garden instead of federating with the larger network.

Disconnecting from the federation or banning instances is not the solution to a problem. and addressed these properly. Mastodon users should learn from their "elders".

Network federation isn't new. Let's be humble, shall we?

I remember someone asking for features we like from other software.

One I like with and ( too?) is the ability to post in your local instance's public timeline only.