Insulting other members is against the rules. We've looked the other way in the offtopic thread. And frankly the majority of the posts in their probably break site rules. But this wasn't there. You can't simply insult any member who has what you deem is a poor idea, creates a lame thread, etc.
Is TY really banned?
For how long?
To be honest, we always always clash on ideas but he IS a huge fan, has a very sensible working knowledge of the team and IS a quality contributor.
I'd ask for leniency if the court is hearing character witnesses.