Whitey - 4:46 am on Mar 13, 2011 (gmt 0)
on Google's part are not often immediate
Absolutely . Some site's seem to sit there for months or even years from the day they rank , and then bang , gone. It's really like Google editors are sitting though a backlog of flagged sites, taking on priorities to investigate and clear.
For the ranking / linking gamers putting a trusted site into this vulnerable position needs to be a very calculated risk / benefit consideration from a commerical point of view.