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User Content is not provided by us. We have no obligation to monitor User Content and we take no responsibility for the User Content. We provide access to the User Content as an optional service to you.
User Content may carry offensive, harmful, inaccurate or otherwise inappropriate material, or in some cases, postings that have been mislabeled or are otherwise deceptive. We expect that you will use caution and common sense and exercise proper judgment when viewing such User Content. We do not endorse, support, represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any User Content. You acknowledge that any reliance on User Content will be at your own risk and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against Company with respect thereto.
You will not upload or publish any User Content that: is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, including privacy and publicity rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant Company all of the license rights granted herein; is pornographic or obscene, or that promotes pedophilia or incest; promotes hate toward groups based on race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity; contains or promotes direct threats of violence against any person or group of people.
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Last Updated: January 26, 2009
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