Yes, commenting is screwed up. That's about par for the course with HaloScan. I apologize for that, but there's not much we can do about it at the moment.
That is actually the least of our problems. Being remote and at the mercy of a connection that doesn't always work, the wizard who runs the security system at the other end of the downlink is still playing a game and is too busy to notice the packet-stream is choking.
Oh yes. If you've tried to send an email to my blog address, that hasn't been able to be opened for a couple of days either. I'm not ignoring you; I simply don't know you've written.
And if you're reading this it means at least one of those pigeons got through.