Terms of Service

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“Terms”, “Terms and Conditions”) carefully before using the Emphasis Mine website (http://www.JimBurroway.com).

Your access to and use of Emphasis Mine is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use Emphasis Mine.

By accessing or using the Emphasis Mine you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of these Terms then your sole remedy is to discontinue access or use of Emphasis Mine.


All content provided on Emphasis Mine is for informational purposes only. While we strive to provide the most accurate information possible, Emphasis Mine makes no warranty or representation as to the accuracy or completeness of any information on this site or found by following any link on this site. Emphasis Mine will not be liable for any errors or omissions in this information nor for the availability of this information. Emphasis Mine will not be liable for any losses, injuries, or damages from the display or use of this information.

Emphasis Mine hosts content related to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender issues as well as more generalized topics involving sexuality and other sensitive subjects. You agree that by accessing this site, you may be exposed to content that you may find offensive, indecent or objectionable.

With the exception of accessing RSS feeds, you agree not to use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access Emphasis Mine for any purpose without our express written permission. Additionally, you agree that you will not: (i) take any action that imposes, or may impose in our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of Emphasis Mine or any activities conducted on Emphasis Mine; or (iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to Emphasis Mine.

You agree that all content obtained via the RSS feeds or email is for personal use only. You may not modify, copy, publish, display, transmit, adapt or in any way exploit the content of Emphasis Mine.

Links To Other Web Sites

Emphasis Mine may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by Emphasis Mine. You agree that Emphasis Mine has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Emphasis Mine shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

Links to other web sites from Emphasis Mine do not constitute an endorsement of the products, contents or services of those web sites.


As a condition of participating in our comment forums, you agree not to post content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms, or any other purpose not reasonably intended by Emphasis Mine. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree not to post comments which:

  1. Abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate any person;
  2. Contain personally identifiable information such as phone numbers, addresses, email, or other information which may be used to abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate any person.
  3. Are are libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, offensive, profane;
  4. Are unlawful under any applicable local, state, federal or international law, rule, or regulation.
  5. Infringe, violate or misappropriate any patent, trademark, trade identity right, trade secret, publicity right, privacy right, copyright or any other intellectual property or any other rights of any third party;
  6. Are designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any Emphasis Mine user;
  7. Create or transmit unwanted ‘spam’ to any person or any URL;
  8. Advertise to, or solicit, any user to buy or sell any third party products or services, or to use any information obtained from Emphasis Mine in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any user without their prior explicit consent.

You agree that comments may be removed or modified by Emphasis Mine at the good faith and sole discretion of the website’s owner. You also agree that we are under no obligation to monitor comments that are posted to Emphasis Mine, nor are we obligated to remove comments that do not violate any civil or criminal laws.

You agree that Emphasis Mine does not endorse, support, or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy or reliability of any comments posted on Emphasis Mine.

You agree that Emphasis Mine reserves the right to remove or restrict access to any and all forums at any time without notice.


If any provision contained in this agreement is or becomes invalid, illegal, or unenforceable in whole or in part, such invalidity, illegality, or unenforceability shall not affect the remaining provisions and portions of this agreement, and the invalid, illegal, or unenforceable provision shall be deemed modified so as to have the most similar result that is valid and enforceable.


The failure of either party to require performance by the other party of any provision of this agreement shall not affect in any way Emphasis Mine’s right to require such performance at any time thereafter.


We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will provide a notice on the main page of our website. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.

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If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us.


Last updated: May 20, 2018.