> I'm not advocating telling subscribers to take a hike, but they're
> accessing a service which is offered by me for free. If they have to
> pay someone else to get it, that doesn't obligate me to provide the
> level of support that would come were I billing them for access.
Same here. When they sign up for lists, they are requesting an extra
service - one I provide. And since I'm the one paying to have the list on
a commercial provider - the biggest cost is to me - by far.