He has import_request_variables("p"); in there, though -- but that doesn't seem to work for some reason.
I just made a test script with:
Going to test.php?thevar=asdf would just echo the number 1, rather than asdf.
Tried it with extract($_GET) and it did the same thing.
In either case, print_r($_GET) printed it correctly: Array ( [thevar] => asdf )
I never use either of those, so I'm not sure what's up there. I always just use the $_GET['thevar'] method.
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