Privacy Policy

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What personal data this site collects and why it’s collected


When visitors leave comments on the site the data shown in the comments form is collected as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent to help with detecting spam.

An anonymous string created from your email address may be used by the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. When one of your comments is approved, your profile pic is shown to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms


If you leave a comment on this site you may wish to opt in to saving your name, email, and website in cookies. Cookies are a convenience so that you don’t have to fill in your information again when you leave another comment. Cookies remain in place for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, a temporary cookie will be set in place to determine if your browser accepts cookies. Note: this cookie contains none of your personal data and is discarded when you close the browser.

When you log in, several cookies will be set up to save your login information and your screen display choices. For your reference, login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies remain in place for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, you will remain logged in for two weeks. If you log out, the cookies will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

Pages or posts on this site may include some embedded content, such as  images, videos, etc. Be aware thatthat these external websites may collect data about you, use cookies of their own, embed tracking, and/or monitor your interaction with that embedded content.


Who your data is shared with

How long your data is retained

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely so this site can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in moderation.

For users that register on this website (if any), the personal information they provide in their user profile is stored here. You can see, edit, or delete your personal information at any time, save your username. Website administrators can also view this information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request an exported file of the personal data this site holds about you, including any data you have provided. You can also request that any personal data held about you is erased. This does not include any data this site is required to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.