artefaqs - 11:21 pm on Aug 13, 2013 (gmt 0)
"Misunderstanding' wasn't my word. That was a forum moderator's choice when s/he altered the title.
Regardless, I wouldn't agree that it's "arranged." It's a very informal thing, which is why it's only a couple of times a year.
If he's not paying for the placement, what TOS has been violated? Is Google in the business of metering goodwill now? Why can't I be nice to people I like? It's the epitome of "do no evil."