Originally Posted by Chrissie-fan
That's not how I experienced it, but perhaps the hate for players that we like the most registers more strongly since we tend to focus the most on threads that are concerning them.
I don't remember it that way either. People still banded together to celebrate her losses well into last year (and still do to an extent nowadays, it's just not as severe).
I've just accepted that my tendency is to love the most hated players on this forum (Sharapova, Ivanovic, Woz, Kerber, Wickmayer, etc.)