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** (bad) No links to ToU or PP on index. Had to navigate to a sub page
to get links in footer. This is really more a note to Wikipedia rather than
worthy of inclusion on ToS;DR.
** (good) ToU formatted with excellent summary section. Both ToU and PP
have an index with links to #anchors down the page.
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