Mets start '#ImAMetsFanBecause', which backfires spectacularly

Monday September 22nd, 2014

The Mets started what they thought was a totally innocuous Twitter hashtag Monday, asking fans to share why on earth they support such a hapless organization. 

Things started well enough...

...but devolved awfully quickly:

It's safe to say this didn't work out how the Mets intended it to.

- Dan Gartland

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