What does it tell you when someone is so motivated to discredit other peoples work that they are willing to spend substantial portions of their time to counter the good efforts of other people.
It's an open book to me.
Why would you bother putting the effort in if you were not worried about the consequences of them succeeding. You just wouldn't if they were a non factor...
Competition is a reality on any worthwhile playing field. Let's get used to it.