Mashable: “oh, you want to read this article? F that. Give us your email ID instead! That’s what you’re really here for! Right? Right???”
@nitinkhanna and just try to create an email account that cannot be used find you, to spam you. I have accounts I only use when likely sources of spam demand an address. Not a great solution. I wait for pocket to degrade likewise.

@prometheus it’s not even the need for a new email id that’s irritating. It’s the stupid full page overlay on mobile. That just kills the mood. I ended up not reading the article.