We’d like to apologize to our readers for the ongoing technical problems we’ve been experiencing of late. We’ve developed a bug in our code that causes an array of sequence-server errors that our tech people have been working night and day to fix. What that means on your end is that periodically, readers have been unable to either access the site or comment.

We’re getting closer, we hope, to finally resolving these problems once and for all. But in the meantime, we’d like to beg your forbearance. Please don’t give up on us yet — this will all go away soon.

Of course, I suppose we could blame this on right-wing code writers sabotaging our system, but I think someone else already tried something like that …