You've got to love what's lovable and hate what's hateable
One of the Ratman's problems is that he is not yet capable of forming a conception of his father tout court: thus his hatred must, subjectively speaking, be directed at the hateable
-father, who is hateable
through and through.
It has also made them eminently more hateable
, but only because what they are doing is working.
Biggest let-down apart from the camera work and the ludicrous "urban chic" police station - which actually looks suspiciously like Herr Flick's old Gestapo HQ from 'Allo 'Allo - is My Family's hateable