Originally Posted by hookahman1988
How is this a ridiculous request? I think its completely acceptable. Large images and animations in sigs is annoying, they may be funny the first time you see them but after seeing it in 100 times it gets annoying. Also it eats up bandwidth and causes the site to lag and with the site growing the more people that have elaborate sigs the worse the problem will be.
if they are hosted 3rd party the only bandwidth they take is sending the url of the image. and not to be a pain in the dick but you can block image sigs with something like ab+ but you cant block someones sig that has 8+lines if text which takes equal amounts of space if not more