We all have had our good and bad experiences with fandoms. Fans are amazing because they do things as a group that we can’t do as individuals: they set up websites dedicated to their biases, make awesome fanart, donate tons of food to charities, slave away over subtitles, and genuinely try to make their favorite idols feel as if they are special. But fans can also be overbearing, irrational, and quite frankly, a bit scary. As bloggers, we’ve had the (mis)fortune of interacting with the fans who want to cut our heads off whenever we say something they don’t agree with. In our latest SHOTcast, we complain about how crazy fans can get, why they get so outspoken, and which entertainment companies have the craziest fans.
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