Dude, it's an internet forum, what do you expect?
You brought this on yourself and made it worse by continuing the back and forth with people "provoking you for their own amusement."
Look back through the thread. There was almost two full pages of people simply trying to give you advice before the first wise-crack happend at the end of the second page....but only after you said some people need to improve their skills....which sounded really annoying to a bunch of passionate snowboarders when it comes from someone that has only been up 4 times.
It likely would have ended there if you would have clarified yourself without calling him a smartass, but you didn't so the