The five worst people during March Madness

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Feb 13, 2016; Durham, NC, USA; Duke Blue Devils fans also known as Cameron Crazies get pumped up before the start of their game against the Virginia Cavaliers at Cameron Indoor Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Mark Dolejs-USA TODAY Sports

Let’s take a look at the five most obnoxious people who ruin the fun of March Madness.

March Madness is one of the most wonderful times of the year. It’s a time for the whole country to come together in celebration of buzzer beaters and busted brackets. Eat your respective hearts out, Thanksgiving and Christmas; nothing brings people together quite like March Madness. Nothing.

But that doesn’t mean March Madness is without its drawbacks. No matter how joyous an occasion is, no matter how innocent and pure and quintessentially American — *cut to NCAA higher-ups and TV executives cackling and counting the stacks of money made off the labor of unpaid athletes* — people are going to ruin it, or at least attempt to. Why? Because people are never not the worst. That’s as big of a guarantee as a 1 seed beating a 16.

So before you embark on your month of unabashed basketball binge-watching, it’s important that you prepare yourself for the various malcontents, grumps and idiots who always pop up at this time of year. A lack of preparation can leave you vulnerable.

Because we here at FanSided care about your well-being, we’ve elected to profile the five most obnoxious people during March Madness — the people who will do everything they can to ruin your good time. It’s important that you’re able to identify these potential fun-ruiners, because knowledge is power, or at least power’s slightly less effective second cousin.

We’ll begin with a look at a person we all know far too well…

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