Of course, less than two weeks after I dump Haloscan for the new Blogger comments, we are on our second straight day of them being down for large periods of time. Carpe Bonum
says he is applying a fix to his site - I may copy it...if it isn't Haloscan.
UPDATE: as of 1330, I can't even make my blog show up, although I can see it in the template preview. This is silly.