Originally Posted by veroniquem
Fed was celebrating that Nadal was out of his way. He made some crass comments as well in 2009 when Rafa lost RG early. The truth about Fed is that he never had an ounce of class. Completely media fabricated image that never had any truth to it.
Not just media, but peer fabricated too. Not like the people around him know what they are talking about him, right? The fact that virtually all of his fellow players respect him says nothing. Or the testimonies of many fans, luminaries of the game and people involved in the game, the vast majority of which are brimming with praise. Or his humanitarian efforts, coolness on the court (for the most part), dedication to the game, and dedication to his wife and children.
Honestly, you talk about Federer the same way some people talk about Mike Tyson. He's done far, far more right than he has wrong, yet you fail to see any of that.
^^^^This article says a lot about Federer's true nature.