It gave you somebody to attack.
Why won't you tell everybody who your favorite college team is?
John 15:18 If the world hate you, ye know that it hated me before it hated you.
Colossians 4:6 Let your speech be alway with grace, seasoned with salt, that ye may know how ye ought to answer every man.
1 Corinthians 15:33 Be not deceived: Evil companionships corrupt good morals. -and- Galatians 5:9 A little leaven leaveneth the whole lump.