Hatewatching: The Silent Taste-Maker

Some of us may not discuss it, but we all do it; to some extent. ย Hatewatching is an odd phenomena that seems to be an offshoot of general rubbernecking. ย More than the human thrill of seeing a metaphorical train-wreck, a good hatewatch can be delicious in its provocation. ย After all, anger and hatred are powerful emotions. ย If you consider emotions of similar strength to be one of the main thrusts of art, as I do, then it’s certainly a viable avenue to explore. ย As sentient beings, it’s natural for us to want to discover our feelings. ย This manifests itself in numerous ways. ย …   [continue reading]