I thought you would enjoy this unaltered screen shot (other than my red notation) of the featured articles on the Medium home page.
Since Roy and others commented on seeing it, you now know when I use the word “unaltered,” I mean unaltered.
Here’s a link to Medium’s Curation Guidelines.
Medium's Curation Guidelines: everything writers need to know
Our editorial curation team reviews thousands of stories every day. We have over 35 curators with a diverse set of…
Here’s the exact quote that applies to this unexpected event:
Stories about Medium: We don’t curate stories about Medium.
Could it be that they just loved the positive tone of your article?
I hope so, because it’s better than my alternative End of the World theory.
Are We Seeing the End of the World?
A stream of consciousness live blog about the weirdest and most inexplicable things I’ve seen on Medium today.
Enjoy your 15–30 minutes of fame, my friend, because I just checked my home page again (2:15 a.m. PDT) and the story disappeared.
It’s a good thing I stayed up late; otherwise, the only witnesses would be the people of New Zealand, some early risers in Brazil, and a few penguins off the coast of Greenland.