The answer to the question is easily obtained by following the link to the original question thread. There were a mere 48 questions if you count everything that was down modded. Filter out the hogwash and you're pretty much left with these (pretty good) questions.
We could speculate wildly on the exact reason that
Thanks to J.C. for the excellent replies. I learned a few new things about one of the only real artists I care to listen to!