Originally Posted by gdl203
and probably the most correct one too. To be fair though, the extreme level of attention-whoring is part of the quirkiness but it's not the only defining characteristic. There are many attention whores here (when is the next WAYWN posters anonymous meeting?) but only one foo.
The first post was more of a description than an explanation. And the question "Why?" seeks an explanation -- more like this answer, which is great in many ways:
Originally Posted by vaclava krishna
I think it's because of, insecurity mixed with, low self steam.
Good for at least a few chuckles.