Oct 13th 2009 7:04PM It sounds as though the author didn't do a gear check prior to the raid. As raid leader it would have been her responsibility to ensure the player was prepared. You owe that to him and to the rest of the group.
What he didn't deserve is an article written on how poorly you feel he played. Haven't we all had our shining moments of badness?
How inappropriate of you to shine a spotlight on his.