We love our hero's........but love to hate our fallen hero's even more. Build 'em up and tear 'em down.
Wonder what will happen when Alabama gets put on probation (gasp).
Or if the NFL (or ATP, etc) decides to crack down on "performance enhancing drugs" like cycling or MLB did.
Anyway, it gives everyone something to talk about (see "Gerede" and Heidegger).
“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation” – Plato