After posting a message on the old Facebook about my unofficial status in the CBR-II and alerting my Pajibapals that they'd have to follow my progress of their own volition, Dustin added me to the list of participants. So now I'm all official and everything!
Just when I'd found ways to be cool with being a renegade reader.
I guess this is what happens when you accentuate the positive? I don't plan to make a habit of it, however. I do have a moody reputation to protect.