How is comment data used?
When you leave a comment on this site, the data in the comments form and your IP address are collected and checked for the purpose of detecting and reducing spam. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam – click here to see how they process comment data.
Your email address will not be used for any other purpose.
How long is comment data kept?
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so the site can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
What about cookies?
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