One reason I did this was that I wished to test my own arguments and refine (and maybe even change) my opinion.
Not for the first time, another blogger has a well written and cogent post that expresses my sentiments perfectly, and it's here.
After I read that, I came across a tweet which had retweeted one from Beatrix Cambell, who had come across a blogger and tweeter calling himself BallsTheCat -
There were some, er similarities in the text, BallsTheCat's having been created a few days later than the one.
Today, BallsThe Cat has disappeared from Twitter and the internet.