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I reserve the right to change any of these Terms and Conditions at any given time on this website. Things can always be improved, changed when new information comes to light, and just be more enjoyable for readers.
Even though I work very hard to provide you with up-to-date and accurate information (through lots of reading and watching whats going on), I make no representations or warranties of any kind (expressed or implied) about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability of any information, products, services or related graphics contained on Quebec Culture Blog for any purpose.
Especially when it comes to events, places, dates, media, entertainment platforms, or any other scenario in which those who are highlighted in this blog may have participated in, I advice you to double check through independant research conducted by yourself.
I aim to provide you with accurate information at the time of publishing, but some information will understandably be less accurate as time passes. Should you find any inaccurate information, please do not hesitate to contact me. I will drop everything, get behind my laptop and correct this world shocking mistake right away… or as soon as I finished my daily work-out. I do have my priorities you see. Should you be the subject of, or be mentioned in any blog posts, and you wish not to be, or wish that anything be changed for the purposes of accuracy or any other reason, please contact me immediately via email (which is verified on a regular basis).
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Thus, I will do my very best to ensure that any outside photos or graphics have specifically been designated as having an open license and permission for re-use. Should such a license be rescinded, or should it have been marked in a different manner than how I understood it to be marked, please contact me immediately (via email) so appropriate action may be taken. (As you will see from my blog posts, I am an advocate for using non-pirated works, and for encouraging others to also not resort to piracy… fair is fair – I wouldn’t want someone to pirate my work, and thus I make every reasonable effort to not pirate the work of others… I’m a pretty good guy after all ! 😉 ).
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I cannot be held responsible for any offence taken due to translation, interpretation or mistakes in grammar and/or punctuation of my website’s content. (and there will be many such mistakes… my English is crap – and my French is crap, so I’m just a language wreck through and through).
Although I try to keep quebeccultureblog.com up and running as much as possible, access to the site may be temporarily or permanently suspended and without notice at my own discretion, due to possible updates or technical issues beyond my control. I will not be liable if for any reason the website is unavailable at any time or for any period of time. I will try to get the website back online as soon as possible. Or as soon as my cat decides to move over.
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Letters to the Editor
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