Why in the HELL did you come in swinging? This is a community.. a friendly community. You are always going to get answers based on experience because we all have a common ground... the love of BBQ and cooking. There may be several "right" answers to a questions and everyone is certainly entitled to their own opinion.
If someone includes their personal opinion in an response it doesn't mean they are trying to avoid answering your question. Take the time to read the responses. Take the information and use it how you see fit. But please don't put down another member of the community for contributing.