We need to care less about the personal aggrandizement of a few select individuals, and more about the collective success of the WordPress project.
Some thoughts on ideas that have been done before.
If you prick us, do we not bleed? If you tickle us, do we not laugh? If you poison us, do we not die? And if you wrong us, shall we not revenge?
Publicly shaming people does not make them better. So stop it.
MovableType still feels very early 2000s.