Those of you who are advocates for these individuals should do some reading.
This is what happens when we tolerate behaviors like this. I'm not inclined to forgive or forget stuff like this PRECISELY because of the consequences to the community and the sport - not because I want to be an asshole, but because of consequences like what is contained in that thread. This wasn't a problem back in the 2003-2004 season. Those who were hardnosed about it got labeled assholes and have largely dropped this community and now you have this. There is a link friends.