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Spank E
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I don't know if this has occured to anyone else, but for some reason the last post I made in the Pro Wrestling forum brings up a German flag. Have I somehow posted in an alternate timeline where the Nazis WON?

It's not a big thing, but still threw me off a little.

EDIT: I posted it from an iPhone, just in case that has any bearing.

(edited by Spank E on 8.10.09 1615)


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I think some IP space must have been reallocated recently and we had an old flag in the cache. Today it definitely belongs to the UK (O2, actually) but I can't speak for earlier days.

I stopped and restarted the process that maps IPs to countries and your post comes up with a UK flag now (it WAS Germany before).









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You have to have the picture online somewhere so anyone can see it as said above, but if you link to an existing picture get permission first (I didn't realise you needed to and locked up a browser or two here once).
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