Because people who don't have skin as thick as steel simply leave, leaving behind those who can dish it out and take it.
My skin isn't as thick as most would think. I'm only human just like the rest of you.
Originally Posted by Toc
On a side note to your side note...
Anyone know/read what they plan to do if you transfered the skin of your Legendary over to another weapon for the stats when they "upgrade" your Legendary with the new "best-in-slot" stats? Seems like it is going to be a hassle or you will have to get a "best-in-slot" ascended weapon with the stats you want anyway?
I pretty sure you lose the legendary if you transfer the skin onto a non legendary item.