^Hating prosperity is a curious thing, mate. It's an interesting psycological problem, indeed. Ayn Rand, as I recall, analyzed this a great deal. She diagnosed it as simple envy--hatred of success because it wasn't your
To wit...maybe they're just all, "Where were you pop-culture types when we needed you most? Where were you when Voyager
were tanking? Where were you when Insurrection
failed to reach the numbers of First Contact
? Where were you when Paramount decided to give Trek a rest
, because it seemed like people were tired
And so on.
In short, "Better Never Than Late".
Plain. Simple. Envy.