It's always been a wild and wooly world out there.
Sometime around 2008, the definition of "the truth" got fuzzy. It's only gotten worse.
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We value your privacy and can keep secrets if we have to. However, if you tell us a secret we already know or heard from somebody else, it doesn't count. We rarely agree to NDAs but have done so in the past if we can be sure that it is reasonable.
There are more "standard terms and conditions" below, but we also try to remember a rule one of my IBM managers told me: "if it seems or feels wrong, then it probably is wrong."
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