That seems consistent with a career spent cataloguing random stuff that Will Self happens to hate.
For 40 episodes, House Lannister has been the clan that Game of Thrones fans love to hate.
With viewers and critics loving it, hating it, or loving to hate it, Jace Lacob and Maria Elena Fernandez examine the show.
In fact, there have been hints of reason in this sorry show of hate.
I hate to burst your fixed idea that Tomasky surely comes from a long line of elitists.
hate never was, and never will be, a beautifier of the face.
What crops of wit and honesty appear From spleen, from obstinacy, hate, or fear!
I used not to hate you; I even had a liking for you; take this advice, then, which you say you are ready to follow.
So I hate physic too—yet I may love to take it for my health.
I knew you were going to him—I saw you thinking of it, and it made me hate 48 you.
Old English hatian "to hate," from Proto-Germanic *hatojanan (cf. Old Saxon haton, Old Norse hata, German hassen, Gothic hatan "to hate"), from PIE root *kad- "sorrow, hatred" (cf. Avestan sadra- "grief, sorrow, calamity," Greek kedos "care, trouble, sorrow," Welsh cas "pain, anger"). Related: Hated; hating. French haine (n.), hair (v.) are Germanic. Hate crime attested from 1988.
Old English hete "hatred, spite," from Proto-Germanic *hatis- (cf. Old Norse hattr, Old Frisian hat, Dutch haat, Old High German has, German Hass, Gothic hatis; see hate (v.)). Altered in Middle English to conform with the verb. Hate mail is first attested 1967.