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We are currently moving servers, and our name servers need updating. For that reason, this afternoon I will be placing the site in maintenance mode to make sure that the transition happens correctly and without any chaos or loss of data.


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⁠— Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales: The Knight's Tale

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