This time (seven hours ago, apparently), my "reputation" went down by 208 points, so it must have been someone who's done a lot of posting here.
It's hard not to suspect that users who've been around a while and insist on having their accounts removed do so because something offended them. And the secrecy surrounding these incidents is annoying.
Here's a fact: The way stackexchange functions tacitly encourages certain behaviors that offend good people. Is anyone who can do so thinking about altering the design of the way the site functions, to address these issues?