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A cookie often includes a randomly generated number which is stored on your device. Many cookies are automatically deleted after you finish using the website.

We use cookies on the website to track user activity on the site and to enable various types of functionality. Some cookies are provided by third party services that we have employed to enhance functionality of

Please note that all of these Cookies exist to enable functionality on the website and not for advertising purposes. If you do not wish these cookies to be tracked you can disable them in your browser, but this may negatively affect your experience on the site.

First Party Cookies

Cookie Purpose
__jid Stores your current session. Deleted on site exit.

Third Party Cookies

Third part cookies are supplied by outside services such as Disqus and are controlled by them.

We will endeavor to keep the third party cookie list up to date but these services may change occasionally without warning.

Cookie Purpose
_ga, _gat, _gid Stores information used by Google Analytics to track user activity on the site.
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