In deciding to exit the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Miami Heat and leaving his home town fans hurt, angry, and probably unforgiving, LeBron James has gone from hero to villain in record time.
On ESPN.com Bill Simmons has posted some of the email reactions to James' decision. Most are worth a read, but one in particular stands out; it sums up the emotions felt by many in Cleveland and Northeastern Ohio, and perhaps throughout most of the Buckeye State.
It's from a man identified only as "Seth" from Columbus.
"I think this is the first time in history one man managed to destroy an entire city by himself. Even the Enola Gay had a flight crew."
WITNESS.....And The Prodigal Son journeyed to Babylon by the Sea, and henceforth he was vilified by his kinsmen .