I had a fairly scathing post written criticizing a lot of the over-the-top drama that the RealID forum issue has generated among a lot of my fellow bloggers. I deleted it in order to let the issue fizzle out, rather than contributing to the flames.
This was a bad P.R. decision by a big company. Nothing more. It wasn’t a betrayal or a slap in the face or a reason to start a million-Orc march on Blizzard headquarters.
And its gone. We can now resume our previous gaming experience.