Why do people bother answering other people's questions if they don't have anything nice to say?

Answer It takes all types to make this world---all people are not considerate about other person's feelings---but there are a whole lot of decent people also---that is why we keep coming back to this site... Read More »

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Why do people, like myself, spend so much time answering these questions?

we answer ?s b/c were bored like i am really bored right now

Why do people bother answering questions with "thanks for the 2 points"?

Probably because they don't really have anything useful to say or are completely clueless on the topic.

Why are there people from the States answering my questions Why they on the UK Yahoo?

Don't you love when people put Wikipedia as their source for answering questions on here?

As a computer scientist - and this issue has been discussed time and time again in my classes - you are right to a point. Where people can just go and put whatever they want, people do read and rep... Read More »