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Stop Saying "Broken"

Fellow roleplayers: please stop using the word "broken" to describe a game rule when you actually mean "I don't like it."

The quote above is part of a longer post I came across on an RPG fan board. The full post is several paragraphs long, but the quote I snipped summarizes the post, and also demonstrates my objection. The writer indicates that the game's combat system puts "everything in the narrative" and is "more like an [sic] semi-interactive theater scene" than what the writer wanted to find. For the specific game the writer was commenting on, these observations mean the game is working as designed.

If someone says a rule is "broken" I expect to see a mathematical or logical error that prevents the rule from working at all. Here's an example:
Your Constitution score ranges from +5 (tough) to -2 (frail). When you receive an injury, divide the injury points you receive by your Constitution score and round down, and subtr…
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