Originally Posted by taustin
Note that in the part you quoted, I said that Amazon was going to rightly get handed their ass over this.
I just questioned how many affiliates this would affect, and the wisdom of a business model that depends so heavily on the charity of non-charitable partners.
It's not charity, it is a business arrangement.
An arrangement of exactly the kind of way of sending them traffic and getting paid that Amazon has historically ENCOURAGED their affiliates to engage in.
There was no charity involved. And most of us didn't JUST promote free, but also high quality bargain books.