Maybe don’t have a central star…
Due to financial difficulties, the SSL Certificate is not being renewed as of right now. The free certs will still cost money due to the setup of this environment. But it does not seem to be an issue since the goal of the site was never realized. This is merely a personal blog.
Originally there was intention to create something of massive scope which provided US politicians and authorities a platform to conduct dialogue in the public’s eye. Something akin to Twitter, but with a big focus on politics.
In the meantime, if you have any desire to help with the project then contact me at email@example.com.