Was reading this post on Soldier Systems about some dick head that wanted to scam some free shit out of a vendor. The vendor’s response was way too polite, IMO.
Anyway. it caused me to dust off and expand a piece I’d written earlier on the relationship between industry writers, vendors, and readers. The piece is here; it’s 3000 words long and will only take a couple minutes to read. Here’s the title and sub-titles, explaining what it’s about: