Please clarify as to which era of Metallica you are referring to when saying they rule. Neg rep shall ensue if it is 'all Metallica' or 'new Metallica'. Pos rep shall be given to 'pre load era'
Meh, people obviously do care about rep, as when your rep is high enough and you can see who reps you, you don't get negged.
I haven't been negged in about 4 months (although I expect some after this post, bring it on!