Full user review
Handles filters admirably and performs with nary a hiccup. Old DOS screen a plus in my mind...
Can`t think of any. Some might have trouble with it if they are not used to setting up programs as it requires input from the user.
I tried (and paid for) some other newsreaders and found they all had some issues that Xnews cuts through. It is no longer maintained by the developer but is still the best reader around.