WP Jetpack comments blocked

If you get a message like this on your WordPress site:

Error 403

We’re sorry, but we could not fulfill your request for /wordpress/wp-comments-post.php?for=jetpack on this server.

You do not have permission to access this server. Data may not be posted from offsite forms.

Your technical support key is:

The security plugin Bad Behavior is preventing the comment from being published.

You can either 1) go to Settings > Bad Behavior and select this option:
Allow form postings from other web sites (required for OpenID; increases spam received)

Or 2) you can simply deactivate Jetpack Comments.

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Nchenga-nchenga is my nickname. Chiperoni.ch is my online playground, scrap book, and on-going collection of bookmarks and interesting quotes. Chiperoni is a Malawian term for cold, grey, rainy weather. I am a bridge blogger somewhere between Basel and Blantyre. The opinions and comments expressed here are my own personal opinions and do not represent my employer's view in anyway. So far, this blog is free of advertising or paid articles or similar.

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