The 17MB is the standard overhead. Listen a 12MB file is pretty decent for any email service. Nothing to complain about there. We make Podcast versions of our shows available from our sites, and they are in the 40MB range, and that setup works fine.
One of the shows goes weekly to the Las Vegas radio station for airing, and we use YouSentIt for that, since even the compressed file (a 256K MP3) is 104MB.
Secret agency? Men in black? RIAA? Maybe all of the above.
Enjoy that chocolate. I'll take yogurt with Gatorade.
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