Which is ridiculous to suggest, because no one ever does that. But our lawyer said we had to say that, so we’re just covering our open bases. Anyway, here’s the legalize:
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And that’s about it.
Thanks for reading all the stuff our lawyer said we had to put out here for you to feel all warm and snuggly and secure.
The first time we updated it was May 17, 2015 — if we update it again, we’ll post those dates right here so we can keep you all warm, snuggly and secure.
The purpose for updating was to add the appropriate contact information.
The second time we updated it was May 19, 2015
The purpose for updating was to add in the disclaimer regarding “Psychic Sessions” in the Use of Information section.
The third time we updated it was August 12, 2015
The purpose for updating was to remove the “OM Times” affiliates disclaimer, and add a generic “hosting provider”.