Here is the truth Mancat, folks drink too much alcohol and get on the internet for entertainment. As men and some women get older they get more into a practicing licensed curmudgeon. Wrap the two together and you have a mad demographic poser.
Not a theory but fact....
There was an Old Man with a owl,
Who continued to bother and howl;
He sat on a rail, And imbibed bitter ale,
Which refreshed that Old Man and his owl