It’s a complicated story, a tale of an uncompromisingly dedicated father who transferred his own ambitions onto his talented daughter, who monitored and controlled nearly every aspect of her personal and professional life from the day she was born, who never let anyone or anything get in the way of her perfect success, even after the worst tragedy. Everyone has a hot take of the man. Most of them are unflattering, if you’re the type of person who cares about that kind of thing—which Mr. Quintanilla is not. Everyone who has ever reported on Selena has a story about his or her own frightening interaction with him. An editor at this magazine has one.


What does the bold sentence mean?

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A hot take is an opinion based on simplistic moralizing rather than actual thought.
So, the sentence means that everyone has an opinion on the man that is influenced by their morals.

  • Source: Urban Dictionary Commented Aug 21, 2015 at 11:07

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