What state is most disliked and why? I'm always curious about this one, given my home state is California, and we seem to represent a lot of what folks here and abroad generally dislike about the U.S. more broadly. That said, I've lived all over the country, so I think I can be somewhat fair-minded about this. What State is the most disliked? I picked the most likely suspects, which are almost evenly red and blue. Sorry, D.C. and our various territories and island possessions are excluded; but feel free to write in. Wig related, because Howie is going to end up in one of three of the listed states. New: By popular demand, New Jersey and Mississippi are new editions to the Hate-the-State Club. Since you can change your vote anyway, WTF/WGAS.