"I've been told that people who just hate stuff because the 'Cool Kids' told them to do so drop that behaviour after high school...I took one look at the stuff said about Twilight, Justin Bieber, and Final Fantasy VII and I can tell you THAT certainly isn't true."
— A post on a forum about this phenomena.
"Let's just say there's one segment of the population that loves those kinds of songs, one segment that hates them and a really big segment (people on the Internet who want other Internet people to think they're cool) that feel obligated to say they hate them"
A fragment of a Cracked article mentioning tween music of the late 90s-early 00s.
"I hate television. There are too many commercials, reruns and game shows. The eight hours I watched yesterday was terrible."
— Garfield comic