It's not too hard to understand. They can't afford them because they are young and just starting out, or they are broke ass people who didn't do very well in life. They are such losers they think only doctors and lawyers can afford them. LOL or OMG that snare cost more than my car. Sad!! It used to bother me. Now I just realize how pathetic they really are, young people excluded from my comments. Oh yeah. Only an idiot would spend that much on a -----.The 'hate' from some people regarding DW drums i also never understood..
Here's a news flash, It's the idiots who don't have $$$$$, YMMV