Agreed. Do people get mad when their shoes wear out? Straps are like shoes - use them and they wear.
It is time for Eastsside to move on. Buy something else, go shred and have FUN. Much better than debating about it on the internet for days on end.
It's a forum, he can debate whatever he wants so long as it follows the rules.
Besides, these debates can get entertaining to read on my phone when I'm bored at work.