I'm one of those people. Those ones that lurk around the forums of anime that I really like (I certainly don't do that anymore) and never really quite managed to watch anything that's particularly substantial, at least, not often. (Though I was better at that when I first started out and lived on recommendations.)
Nothing has changed much since I first got this MAL account. I mostly just use this site for listing and keeping track of the stuff I've been watching. As for why my profile picture is from a manga even though I read an abysmal amount, I will acknowledge that manga is better than anime overall... even though my sample sizes for this claim makes no sense at all.
Also, I only watch current series (I've since learned that they're called "seasonals") because I'll watch an entire series in one go if I started anything that wasn't restricted by an upload schedule and then I'll just hate myself for it later. [This is actually no longer true, who would've thought?]
A fellow MAL in the same club as me told me I should put more effort into my MAL bio... hence the following~
I haven't really done milestones so I'm starting a bit late. But here's my first recorded one: