This really is a terrible feature, and what’s more I’ve never clicked through without thinking... “yep, that’s why you’re muted.”
Though in my experience it’s muted not blocked
Understood, but the benefit of muting someone is close to negated if every time they reply Twitter tells you they've replied.
Twitter's optimized for us to click through to see context in threads. It's natural to click through to see muted replies.
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