Yes - there were a few "issues" during this time across all the forums. It seems to have been fixed.
One thing you can do is empty your "cache" and unwanted cookies and reboot just for forum health maintenance.
For those of you that have never heard of using celery for flathead bait, you are the ones that have lived a normal life. This is just some Hoosier banter like shadow boxing that happens before a small local fishing contest. If you decide to try celery, be sure not to tell your buddies. They will never let you forget about it. If you decide to sneak it out, take some peanut butter so you can use the “that’s my lunch trick”.