Well, Mike, given that I have no legal training then after sleeping on the points raised I can only respond with what I fondly imagine to be Common Sense!
A new product was released onto the forum via sponsorship.
Given that the author seemed to keep raising the price with every change of underwear the spotlight turned onto all manner of unsubstantiated claims.
A member began to raise various issues with the author and for a while the heat raised contributed to global warming.
The author's responses and the way he conducted himself overall could be seen as reckless acts of self-disclosure.
Members could then see the sort of person revealed and decide for themselves whether or not to purchase, despite many unsatisfactory answers.
Yes, the questioner came close to the line at times but did not to step over it -- well, not as far as I could tell.
You see anomalies and you have raised them. Fair enough. And I've made the effort to address them as best I can.
I might not have fully satisfied you but I've tried to balance the Wisdom of Solomon with common sense.
Mike, I don't do arguments. So if you want to ride further into battle on a dead horse then I shall leave it to Adulay and Victor to respond if they choose to.
On the other hand, you might prefer to direct your obvious intelligence into finding solutions for other more pressing matters that afflict the human race -- global warming, various cancers, youth unemployment, terrorism and so on.
And good luck with that -- you'll need it.