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If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so that any follow-up comments can be recognized and approved automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on this website (if any), the personal information you provide in your user profile will also be stored. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data this website holds about you, including any data you have provided. You can also request that any personal held about you be erased. This does not include any data necessary to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Visitor comments and messages may be checked through an automated spam detection service.