Everything in life has an opposite. Good..........Evil Rich...........Poor
I read a link on the death of recips, and though this was worthy of discussion in it'self
If there is TR Trust Rank there must be SR Suspicion Rank.
I beieve that if SR does exist, then it will be basedon the number of outbound links that go to unrealated sites. What you are doing by this is causing the google bot extra work, thus you are penalised. Thus outbound links count, and you will in fact be rewarded for linking to related sites, and making the googlebots life easier. But not with PR but with TR.
"When the two meet they emit some gamma rays and a couple of random blog entries."
Sounds like a good origin for a superhero story. "And in the hellish aftermath of the pagerank-antipagerank collision were born two beings, one of light and goodness, the other of supreme badness: Content Commander versus Scraper-man.