Here's the email I received. I suppose it's their right to do that, but it's also my right to call them a$$holes. And if you want your Image$hack photos to still appear in threads, well, you're SOL I guess if you can't edit after the fact.
ImageShack Content delivery policy changes
Dear ImageShack users, since 2004 ImageShack’s team has been working
hard to create easiest to use, best performing Image Hosting and
delivery solution for all users. To continue to improve our services
for our premium users, ImageShack will implement policy changes that
are listed in detail below.
Starting November 1st, 2015 ImageShack will be implementing a new
policy that will affect image delivery for some of our users, here are
Premium ImageShack accounts will not be affected in any way. You will
continue to be able to use your ImageShack account, and all images
will be served to your pages.
Any free accounts (non-premium) will no longer deliver images to any
sites, blogs or forums. This change will be implemented by November
1st,2015. If you have a free account, have images that are linked to
any sites, blogs or forums and want to continue to have images
delivered to those pages, please convert to premium account
here:https://imageshack.us/upgrade, for only $3.99/mo, you will
continue to have unlimited storage and unlimited delivery of your
You can read about those changes in more details here:
https://medium.com/@ImageShack/imagesha ... 84af30964e