It's definitely an easy outlet, there's no doubt about it.
A colleague of mine quoted the great historian Eduardo Galeano and that, in and of itself, made a great deal of sense. In fact, you could say it summed it all up in one neat package.
There is one unanimity in football. Everyone hates the ref.- Eduardo Galeano
It is a reasonable excuse. From that excuse, the defects of 90 or 180 minutes or even a season can be easily covered up to the masses. They also get you more hits on your website as well as comments. Read more about Stop Blaming Refs For Everything