It's just labeling the button, not the current sort. The sort of the homepage is 'hot.' I kind of intended it as a customizable button which goes to either 'recent' or 'top' depending on what you viewed last. It's not a normal UX pattern but it's what I wanted.

12 sats \ 0 replies \ @nout 22 Oct

I see. Ok, that's reasonable and probably learnable. :)