Yeah, we're into GDPR.
Getting people to
Popjustice emails before they can
(There's an email on its way to you, just to check who you are who you say you are, etc etc etc.)
As you know, this is very important because imagine if someone signed up on your behalf! Now clearly most people would see this as a gift — the ultimate act of generosity. But some people might not like it. So that's why all this is happening.