I think they were only commenting that way to tell us what they thought the code did, and were asking if what they thought it did was correct. I don't think they were commenting that way for the sake of general comments.
Originally posted by Cshot
threadead, that's not how you want to comment code. You want to put in comments such as what the program/function is trying to accomplish. Comments such as "n is increased by 2" has no meaning and anyone who reads the line n=n+2 already knows that.