Design is really not the same kind of activity as development. There are many people who enjoy one activity and not the other, in both directions.
That was my stand all along. I felt I was being berated when the topics as well as my words were being taken out of context or jarbled to benefit a point. Alls well though, I think I took away quite a bit from this post as well as shared/showed where I'm coming from without letting tension get out of hand.