Yes. All it took was DnT being so bloody insecure that they couldn't let something like that slide and hard to start escalating it into a thing.
It's more like DnT can't help but step up to the plate when the gauntlet's been thrown, even if it's a derailment of the thread.
Them's were fightin' words, son. You might as well have insulted their mommas.
EDIT: Also this