everyman, dannysullivan - as Brett said "Lets leave the personal stuff for another time and place. It only ends up in a classic he-said she-said degradation.". Personally, I am not in favor of anyone using this forum to make accusations on others' web sites and their PR or drawing conclusions like 'PageRank skews toward the lowest common denominator' with one or two examples.
2) Page Rank issues with sites offering large content. When I see quality regional content, granted 10 sub-levels deep in the directory, but highly relevant to the topic buried down with PR0 or PR1, it bothers me!
3) Last, but the most important to me is Google's cache. Why doesn't they make caching an Opt-In (rather than Opt-out)!
That being said, revert this forum back to Google issues that IMHO need an explanation: