Found January 13, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
Forgive me for being childish, but I couldn’t resist this one.  I’m sure you’ll enjoy it, as well. <a href="http://www.fiveforhowling.com/2012/1/12/2698691/phoenix-coyotes-detroit-red-wings-i-freaking-hate-the-red-wings" title=""I Freaking Hate The Red Wings"">“I Freaking Hate The Red Wings” No, what I hate about the Red Wings are the “fans” that make everything that I just highlighted completely unbearable. The self-entitled, so far up their own team’s recent success that they can’t recall a time when the Red Wings were not a good team…at all. Most of these folks aren’t populating Winging it in Motown. Rather they are populating the comment threads at Puck Daddy and every other general hockey website; they are filling in the seats at Jobing.com Arena in their Niklas Kronwall jerseys with the tags still on and trying to throw an octopus (or more likely a squid because who can even tell the difference) onto the ice of the Coyotes barn. They’ve neve
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