So lets see, he could be some amatuer coming up through the ranks and getting paid peanuts, or he could get marketed really well and be considered by some dumbasses as an awesome fighter that could destroy anyone in the HW division and get paid extremely well.
If I was given the option I know what I would pick
So would most people.
But since the key word here is "option"
, you wouldn't exactly be the victim
of some Big Media Conspiracy. You would be part of it, correct?
Hence Kimbo is as much or even more to blame for his highly touted personna as the people he works for. As he is the one that supplied the personna to begin with.