Scrolling through the posts here, I often read the usual "Go get some life, so something important in RL, stop whining". I want to point out that this might be true for those residents just wanting to go online for fun and for eliminating boredness.
Another thing is people who need to run their business. While offline, they can't make money or even lose money. Nevertheless, end of the month, Linden Labs want to have the FULL money for the sim, the business owners need to run. When some day Linden Labs sais "Okay, dear sim owner, since we had been offline for 4 hours this month, please roughly