Peterr commented on the blog post First They Came For The Cheese And I Said Nothing, For I Was Lactose Intolerant
Think of it as an entry fee. Once you’ve ruined your first monitor and keyboard, you learn to set the coffee mug down *before* you start to read.
After you pay the entry fee, then it’s free every day thereafter.
Of course, if you’d like to stimulate the economy by increasing the demand for new keyboards and monitors, there’s a big red button up above the banner at the top of the page marked “become a member” that you can push . . .