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One of our favorite websites is in trouble.

This site holds fundraisers from its members periodically but the cupboard is bare.  There's a falloff in interest, in willingness to commit, in the ability to come together as a community there that our site, DailyKos, has sometimes sparked them to in the past.  I don't know what we can do for them.

Their quarterly fundraiser for this quarter is into its 56th day and they can't seem to manage that final 10%.  This one started October 1... and is still going on!

Woe unto Freeperville!

(Lest one worry that this is a temporary condition brought about by the election season... the last fundraiser took 55 days to complete.)

In fundraiser thread forty-five...

What you might not know, or realize, is that our quarterly FReepathons raise the funds to finance that quarter's expenses - the current expenses
Do you suppose Jim and his son will have to take a pay cut?  It'd be too much to hope for that it goes dark, I suppose...  it'd be nice for everyone to have to come up with their own conspiracy theories for a change, though.  I'm sure we'd get far more creative stuff.
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