Originally Posted by jojo
The dude has told you twice to address the issue via PM and he'd be happy to explain things privately.
There are apparently reasons the mod would prefer it to be a private matter.
I would actually think if you were truly curious you'd actually spend the few seconds it took to author the post above to author a PM instead.
Mods have a craptastic job. They deserve a little benefit of the doubt when it comes to second guessing how they'd prefer to discuss the rational for moderation-they might just know something that you don't appreciate yet.
Newsflash: kissing the butts of the MODs will get you nowhere. They're on to you