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Leaving a Comment

By leaving a comment on samsta, your name and email address will be stored on my account. The information collected will not be used by anything or anyone other than me, to see who has commented.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


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If you have an account and you log in to this site, it will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

I do not store information collected through this blog for any use other than for analytics and reviewing content performance. This is done through the use of cookies, which you can turn off at any time by modifying your internet browser setting. I am not responsible for the republishing of content found on this blog on other websites or media outlets without my permission.

By default, WordPress does not share any personal data with anyone.

This privacy policy was reviewed on the 5th of March 2019 and is subject to change without notice.