Livejournal is offering permanent accounts for sale! TODAY ONLY!!
details here June 2005 Permanent Account Sale
Perm accounts are only available during special promotions, and this is one of them. If you've been sponging off the system, enjoying it but feeling guilty about not supporting it, this is an opportunity to get it over with and be able to look down on all those free account users without having to ever contribute again!
(Unlike NPR which will be back whining for more money in 4 to 6 months, tops.)