I joined when I realized that hard-core research was going to be part of my fishkeeping experience. I figured how better to learn than from all of your mistakes.......
You're always going to find people who come on seeking that one member who might agree with what they're looking to do, no matter how wrong it may be. But once their entire tank dies off, they usually come back with more of an open mind. I think the majority of newbies really want to get good advice and then follow it. It's just a few that make you want to pluck your fingernails out.
75: blood parrots, featherfin cat, emperor tetras, turquoise rainbowfish, BN plecos, japanese trapdoor; 46: WCMM, gold inca snails, ghost, bamboo & amano shrimp, kuhli loaches, rummynose & ember tetras, endlers, platies, flame gourami, guppies; 16: pygmy, peppered, loxozonus corys, otos, assassins, RCS ... ~ Research PRIOR to purchase.... ~