Not that I normally touch that pop-up fest of a site with a ten foot pole, but looking at that one recap, you're definitely not alone there. (IMO) The gimmick only takes away from what was otherwise a competent review of the actual program.
Scouring the PWTorch message boards, Dusty is one of the more well-liked Torch contributors. He's no James Caldwell, who was ripped by Meltzer (and readers) for his review of the Bret Hart DVD (which probably is a whole 'nother thread).
I wish I had saved the message I wrote on his blog, but it made reference to his whole Lord of the Rings tirade. Anyways I replied to his pointing to the amount of money ROTK made as a sign of its being cool.