brinked, loving the commentary, well done for actually doing it enough to understand the FUD that gets thrown around and I bet you can see clear as day the problems that Google has, and how well they do covering it with FUD. PR masters.
To the others, stop polarising the debate to the point where you are right, truth is always somewhere in the middle.
Enjoy advertising without buying links or learning what a crud link, or legit link is. If you just sit back and spout crap you'll never really learn now will ya! But I have no doubt you'll still be in here 'discussing it' cos I can't see you trying, can you?