Opting-out of the Status Quo in Life
Status quo is defined by Merriam-Webster as, “the existing state of affairs, especially…
UX fail, indeed!
For what it’s worth, there does appear to be a setting you can OPT IN to that turns off automatic translations. For this story it’s irrelevant, as the default should be to not (incorrectly) translate your posts (and attribute them to you directly).