If it's anything like the way I feel, basically because the only reason this attention seeking moron's (by which I mean Helen) opinions matter is because forums like this one and papers like The Sun amplify them.
It's like when we get Katie Price's opinions on politicians. Does anyone take her opinions on such things seriously? If not, then why pay any attention at all.
We've already established these people are stupid and attention seeking, yet who are the people giving them attention for their stupidity?
1. It's funny
2. It makes us feel better about ourselves
3. It's probably advisable to point out intense stupidity (think of the children)
4. It's funny