Heh, these are probably the same people who show little patience with people who ask when the next version is released.
After you've been involved in the mIRC community for a few years, you'll treat that question like a little kid in the back seat asking "are we there yet?" every 2 minutes on a long car ride.
It's just plain irritating, more so every time you have to deal with it. With the current generation of warez pups, this isn't as big of deal anymore, but used to be one of the top three questions in #mirc easily.