Join the club.
Google thinks differently and does not need your money. They have all the money they need and are going to change the world into their way of thinking.
Besides, they want to be the middle man instead of all these pesky affiliates.
They didn't buy their own affiliate network for nothing.
I think there is a good case for discrimination against a certain class of businesses. (Affiliates)
The FTC needs to be made aware of Google's evil plan to completly take over commerce on the web. ;)