I’ve phased in and out of using RSS readers for my news instead of just opening twitter for it, but always fell prey to the ease of the latter. Trying to get RSS feeds in my mastodon timeline led me to this cool counter history of social network implementation, plus instructions on how to keep RSS in my life https://blog.platypush.tech/article/Create-a-Mastodon-bot-to-forward-Twitter-and-RSS-feeds-to-your-timeline
Here’s another way, which has slightly easier instructions (but still requires tech know-how, alas): https://github.com/edsu/feediverse
@dougholton funny, that's exactly what happened as I set mine up as well. I'll check out feed2toot when I have the chance!
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