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The Simple Explanation
Here’s how copyright works: The content/images on this site are created by me, therefore they are MY intellectual property, which means they belong to ME. They are not yours, so please do not steal them.
Now, in the real world, I can’t stop you from right/left-clicking and copying/saving anything and, to be honest, if you really want to do this PURELY FOR YOUR OWN USE, ON YOUR OWN COMPUTER then I’m not really that fussed.
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