I haven't been following the burning anime threads here (too busy drawing) so pardon me if this opinion piece was already mentioned here before. Pic unrelated to article but included for educational purposes.
http://news.deviantart.com/article/35005/ (actual article begins where it says "Issue Eight" in bold text)
So why do Anti-Anime Artists act the way they do towards us Anime Artists?
Reason Four: ... Anti-Anime Artists are jealous of Anime Artists.
Reason #5: Fear of the unknown + Not the status quo = Anti-Anime Artists