"It would take a particular type of person to go to an event and enjoy it and then complain that they enjoyed it."
That may be the case, James Ward, but then you're probably more likely to find that particular type of person if the event in question is the Boring Conference.
This year, one of the invited guest speakers was Vincent Connare, creator of that most heinous of fonts, Comic Sans. Frankly I'm amazed he agreed to having his picture in the Guardian, let alone to standing on a stage as a sitting duck...
(Thanks to Matt for the link.)