What a guy! Author and former codex designer Gav Thorpe rolled his hamster ball into my lair to deposit some fresh comments. My respect for the guy grows, you don’t see many people from Games Workshop address the community directly or own up to mistakes in public.
I’ll preserve the original post, seen here: https://chaosgerbil.wordpress.com/2009/09/16/open-letter-to-gav-thorpe/
Gav’s home turf can be found here, at: http://mechanicalhamster.wordpress.com/