Originally Posted by ravenheart
Honestly, I think it is 100% a victim of the "over-played" thing. I would actually be my third choice after the two I picked. It's a hell of a track, just a victim of it being the one all non-Metallica fans know and love (and therefore pretend to be Metallica fans on that basis).
The overplayed bit is mostly why I hate it. I think that it is a mediocre song at best and it annoys me that everyone knows this song above any other Metallica song.