I can see that happening a lot. Many people these days come to a conclusion that negative= bad.
Like, I can say I dislike the fifth generation of DeviantArt and I will attract a lot of haters. I'll automatically become a "genwunner" or "PokePurist". What's strange is that I don't even like Generation 1 that much.
I think we might have misunderstood each other in your welcome thread. I rarely seen such large posts, but i like them a lot actually. Also i have huge respect for people who have their own opinion on things.
If you mean your profile with this place, well here you can tell us stuff about yourself in the "About Me" section. Statistics let you know how many posts you made and threads you created. Friends is... well... it shows your friends. And Contact Info lets other people see how they can contact you in various ways. That said, if you have other contactable things.