posted on Jan, 13 2015 @ 07:58 PM
I found this one from site owner-SkepticOverlord. Its the original thread. in case it hasnt been posted for you. MS
"As many members know by now, we've suffered some financial losses as the result of several sustained Distributed Denial of Service attacks (DDoS).
These attacks have been at levels well beyond automated mitigation available from our hosting provider, and very expensive to defend. As a result,
we've been forced to obtain a short-term loan to cover operations and remain viable.
Every page of the site now has a ribbon at the top where you can select one of a few contribution amounts, and pay via PayPal.
And for the first time, I'm going to reveal a months-long frustration that we've not yet mentioned, that has significantly contributed to this
Several months ago, AdSense arbitrarily disabled our ad account. We no longer have ads from one of our best and longest-running advertising suppliers.
The initial cause was a photo of a girl in a bikini (seriously). We removed that and submitted our appeal. That appeal was rejected because of a
thread......" (con't at link)