So what's up with all the hating going on?
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First, everyone's hating on the Blazers. Next, we got media guys hating on blogging guys about supposedly hating on Brandon Roy. Finally, PG91 is being a total h8r to me for no good reason!
What are your thoughts on all this hating? In recent junk, some of us talked about the NBA players we hated the most. Why do we hate any NBA players and what does it take for our fanness to turn into hatred. Is it enough when a player is good and not on your team to actually hate them or do they have to do something else? Is on-court hating different then off-court hating?