Making snide remarks about his personal relationships and employment when you have never even met the guy or have any clue about his life.
that's the point, many here DID work with him and/or his Merry Prankster comrades at the height of the 90's silicon revolution. It was a time when "Image is Everything" was in full bloom in the games industry. It was exciting times, when newspapers wrote things like
For a bunch that set out to have the highest profile in the $2.5 billion-a-year, in-your-face computer-game business, the silence has been deafening. In fact, if you strain hard enough, you can almost hear the noise of industry coming from the top floor of Chase Tower, the penthouse offices of Dallas game developer ION Storm.
Somebody said it earlier, Romero and company set themselves up as, and behaved as, GODS and are now reaping the rich rewards of their folly.
Don't feel bad for these assclowns, they've blown thru more Testarossas and Boxters than you've ever read about.