For crying out loud, Dave...there is no need for this.
You are doing the exact thing that you say you are against. What kind
of water does that hold?!
Also, you mentioned that Tom's reputation was tainted because of
something he wrote a while back...with whom? You? Well, obviously,
but with whom else?
Honestly, there have been several people here recently that sound like
a bunch of 15-year-old girls having a spat in the girl's bathroom at
Dave, you can say some people have been ganging up on you but you make
it to darn easy.
A lot of times in life, it is more wise to 'be nice' than to be right.