fom2001uk - 2:49 pm on Nov 14, 2005 (gmt 0) I can think of worse backlinks to pay for.
I beg to differ. I checked several of the sites that had recently took up some pixels and did a backlink search on Google. What do you know? All of them are listed as backlinks. It may not pass PR but it clearly gets picked up very quickly as a backlink on Google.
I can think of worse backlinks to pay for.