This has been discussed on another thread and I know there are reasons people would prefer we kept DiS how it has always been and I’m not even sure how possible it is.
I know one of the big things about users editing posts means they can change what they’ve said, meaning all the replies are out of context. Essentially creating drive-by chaos or leaving users to look like they’re angry over something that has changed.
Deleting posts also means losing all the replies and I know users were very against that in the past.
Partly I think that the community has a different energy to it because people think before they post and topics / opinions get debated rather than just airbrushed.
Maybe I’m holding on to the history of the site a bit more and more users want