Site And Comments Policy
Comments are moderated. Once a poster has an approved comment, they can post without initial moderation, but comments may still be reviewed.
Comments will not be removed unless they violate the following rules:
No threats of violence or any other illegal activity
No commercial links or solicitations to purchase products (spam)
No links to illegal websites or illegal services (this includes illegal downloads of software or websites that infringe on copyright)
No descriptions of gratuitous graphic sexuality for purposes other than discussion under a specific topic (pornography)
I want my comment-space to be as open as possible and allow for the maximum freedom of expression that is possible, please follow the rules above to provide an equal environment for everyone.
Site Policy and Copyright
All copyrighted materials are used under the Fair Use Clause (17 U.S.C. § 107 ) for criticism, commentary and education.
Notwithstanding the provisions of sections 17 U.S.C. § 106 and 17 U.S.C. § 106A, the fair use of a copyrighted work, including such use by reproduction in copies or phonorecords or by any other means specified by that section, for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching (including multiple copies for classroom use), scholarship, or research, is not an infringement of copyright. In determining whether the use made of a work in any particular case is a fair use the factors to be considered shall include:
1. the purpose and character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature or is for nonprofit educational purposes;
2. the nature of the copyrighted work;
3. the amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole; and
4. the effect of the use upon the potential market for or value of the copyrighted work.