Poor Nickelback. Ever since Creed dissolved and Scott Stapp stopped being available to serve as the modern music critic's go-to punching bag, Nickelback has had to endure the wrath of hipsters nationwide. And now, to make matters worse, a Facebook campaign rallying against their popularity has caused an everyday, ordinary pickle to win more fans than the band's official Facebook page.
Here's a screen shot of the most recent fan counts for each:
Silly? Yes. But still, it's gotta hurt a little. According to Facebook page creator Coral Anne, Nickelback lead singer Chad Kroeger even took a moment out of his busy schedule to send a bitchy message to her about the rivalry. (Screen shot via Regretful Morning.)