The Evil Pundit, baiter of left-wing bloggers everywhere, writes
This applies to people using Norton Internet Security, Norton
Personal Firewall, or similar software firewall products.
For people who use this, the default privacy settings on the firewall
will prevent posting comments on this site. I just found out how to fix
If you have Norton Internet Security, try disabling the “Privacy
Control” section temporarily, and see if this cures your problem. Don’t
disable the other sections as this may leave your computer vulnerable to
If it works, then you can change the settings to fix it permanently for
this site, without affecting your firewall in any other way. To do this,
go to Privacy Control, click on “Configure” and then click on “Advanced”.
Add a new web site in the column at the left, called
“ubersportingpundit.com”. Then in the “Global Settings” tab for that
address, set “Information about visited sites” to “Permit”. Click “OK”.
Posting should now work.
Try it out, and let me know how you go.
UPDATE- I take it that is a no?