|liz_marcs (liz_marcs) wrote,|
@ 2012-08-27 17:13:00
Random Fandom Drive-By Bitching of the Day
What with real life biting my ass, I've been more of a passive participant (rather than actively doing anything) in fandom these days. This means that I'm mostly rooting around and reading fanfiction for some of the smaller fandoms I vaguely follow just to get my mind off things.
Delving back into the fever swamp that is fandom, however, means that I am being reminded of the downside of fandom, like how certain fan behaviors can turn me against not only a fictional character, but also a 'ship.
For example — in one fandom, I keep coming across a certain 'ship faction that keeps doing things like: