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League has been accused several times of ripping off characters and abilities from DotA.
What makes it worse is the ability of those who are doing the ripping off - be it MPs, banks, local authorities, utility and fuel companies or administrators et al - to "rip-off" seems to be in line with their ability to be bloody incompetent in everything they do.
They do not seem to care that ripping off tourists as soon as they set foot on the island is the worst possible advertisement for Cyprus as a tourism destination.
Revelations that scammers are ripping off taxpayers to the tune of millions of dollars every year have become the rule rather than the exception.
no, no, it's more like an Olivia Tremor Control style, no, cut that, it's ripping off the Beatles out-fight, not bands that rip-off the Beatles.
Ripping off your community deserves punishment; ripping off the expectations of the families of terminally ill children is beyond the pale.
In an effort to help stop cowboy traders from ripping off the public, trading standards officials are encouraging consumers to e-mail with information.