Fair enough Ice, bad argument ala the Live sucks because of the people who play on it argument.
Back in the day I was desperate enough to search for punters on B.net and I still suffer the emotional scars. There is still a very strong association with experimenting with D+D2 online and the fuckedness that came with it.
No multi saves them a ton though, they can play loose and lazy with the balance and loot. The game seems to have a lot less of the excessive blandness of it's peers.
Now someone just needs to mod it to the point where it is a graphical real time version of POWDER and I'll be set.