I don’t know if you read the comments on the site or not, but you should. In a recent post, I linked to an article on GeekNewsCentral.com about concerns resulting from their acquisition by Google. Here’s part of a comment I got from Google’s Rick Klau:

As you point out, using a redirect is always a great idea, but not all bloggers have that option. Consequently, we want to provide additional protection so that people can leave at any time (though we sure hope they don’t!).

You can read the whole thing (including the link to their blog post) here.