They are at it again, digging up any excuse for getting into our wallets. When and if all news is only procured through a PAID subscription, they can stick the subscriptions where the sun does not and may never shine. Media heavyweights spar over charging for news online If this ever comes to pass, I will do like with the 'newsPAPER' and cancel it forever. Can they imagine more ways to achieve a higher revenue stream? YES, which could mean if we post a link in USMB the other readers would HAVE to have a paid account in order to read it, just for starters. And of course even with the PAID subscription follow the Ads. Paying for 'content' in this manner opens up a Pandoras box of offshoots, any other ideas out there?