Comment of the Day

Reader: Philip Rivers is Exponentially Douchey

Our post featuring the top twenty tweets about whether San Diego QB Philip Rivers is a cry baby or a whiner, inspired by his frequent fits during the Chargers' loss to the Broncos on Thursday Night Football, was a comment magnet. Some readers defended Rivers, some bashed him and some did a little of both. Below, see one example that falls into the last category, as well as a response from a reader happy to add a new phrase to his lexicon.

See also: Top 20 Tweets About Whether Broncos Victim Philip Rivers is a Whiner or a Cry Baby

Kyle Obergfell writes:

He's a great QB. But his personality is exponentially douchey.
Mathew Woods writes:
"Exponentially Douchey" has been added to my permanent speech repertoire. Thanks for that. :)

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