It seems like it's an attribute with a lot of forums in general. It's one of the reason I've moved my writing to my own website at times. I mean it's funny, because often the people delivering non-contructive criticism, often make the excuse that it is. I've known people that label themselves as "not taking criticism", which makes it even more confusing. Some of these places have full blown "reputation" systems, despite how antiquated that feature is. Just about everyone knows how this can be gamed to the advantage of "established" members of that community. I'd rather participae in no community, than a toxic community.
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