When the majority of people are fine with something and the "anomaly" can't solve basic puzzles ... that's good? I don't think you understand what you quoted.Jaffe is not authority, he is an anomaly! A good one.
BTW Bryan, have you even played the game? Are you going to? None of the games success has to do with nostalgia btw, because the game is damn good and stands up to anything else modern.