Originally Posted by 5Rounder
But no one would ever expect you to express an opinion that you didn't honestly hold. Thus, tbh is redundant (almost) 100% of the time.
It's a way of saying 'this may sound kind of harsh or bleak or isn't what you want to hear, but...' Kind of like telling someone to not take whatever too seriously.
This is basic English and basic social decency here. You obviously don't have the latter with the way you felt the need to point that out, but I'm pretty sure English is your first language. You should know better.