As you know, everything on Medium is subject to change! What works today might not tomorrow.
So it looks like some of my thoughts on the matter are already outdated!
Count me in the camp that loves that the clapping clubs can’t manipulate the system. Though a part of me understands the motivation for them, I was no fan of that approach and was never tempted to take that route!
Most importantly: I’m so happy to have deepened my friendship with you and P.G. Barnett — more proof that you never know what you might find in Mediumland no matter how long you’ve been around!