June 19, 2002 at 10:50 AM
Community Costs ... or so says this article. Now, speaking as someone who has met and talked with Rusty, I don't think his logic was that far off. You can't speak for Kuro5hin unless you are Kuro5hin. Take another perspective on the issue at hand: artists live out of city gutters in hopes that one day their hobby will pay off. I think in Kuro5hin's case, they have the audience that can back them. In other related news, Digital Web Magazine is a week or two away from paying off our first issue's contributors thanks to your donations.