> I didn't have 20 bucks to spend at the time, it was something like 15 years ago at a
> point where I had no income whatsoever.
> My contribution is my time, and frankly if people had been paying me for my MAME work
> over the years that amounts to a lot more than any donation, especially if you look
> at what emulator authors seem to be expecting today.
Huh. I know it's a wild concept, but maybe literally everything you wrote goes for more people than just you, Mr. Snowflake. Yet apparently other people who have collectively contributed untold thousands of dollars aren't entitled to the same excuses you'll allow yourself. Fuck you, dude.