Lame_Wolf - 1:39 pm on Nov 17, 2011 (gmt 0)
Yeah, your site going offline, or a request for more money from your hosting provider if you want to stay online. Yeah, great benefit. </sarcasm>
although there is the bandwidth issue, there are also benefits (publicity).
I get them to host the file, and to link back. Far better.
One person I know will go for your adsense account if you hotlink to her images. (If adsense - or similar program - is on the same page)