Sad, but absolutely out of place here - as though someone was wandering around bumping into walls and needed to be set on their way.
This is a very high-powered tech forum. Our lounges should be places where we can decompress, get to know each other and our families, not have to contend with someone's addled uncle who wandered into the wrong company picnic.
Sorry if I'm too blunt, but since I defended him I felt it should be said after soaking it up for weeks. I for one would also like to have John back posting here.