Like others have said, things change. Sure I miss Patrick, Ryan, Dave, etc... you can go on forever with the amount of people we have seen come and go who have had big and small roles in making content for this site. But, just as much I love Dan and Jason and all the other people who make casual appearances like Mary, Danny, etc. that we never used to have. Some day people will be nostalgic for what Giant Bomb is now. It's just the way things are.
With that said I do miss some of the odd things we see less of nowadays such as:
But the site still has great people who are making great content without compromising anything, which is all Giant Bomb has ever been and hopefully will always be.