Places generally along the South Freeway (I-45), and south of the Ship Channel, including Clear Lake, Deer Park, Freindswood, the Hobby Area, League City, Pasadena, Santa Fe, South Houston, and Texas City.
You are correct — The problem isn't that the forum couldn't have been rolled back to restore all of Crockpot's posts. The problem is that if that was done, it would have removed all of the posts made by people after his were removed.
So restoring the posts of one person would have deleted the posts of hundreds of other people. It was an easy choice.