I can't take credit for this...But if I could!
The National Championship Issue put this out there in 2008. Everything in it is still relevant, per se. Michigan Fan's should make special note of losing to an inferior team. I find the logic flow there to be exactly what I have resorted to when I'm forced to discuss the Horror or the last two seasons.
If you can't read everything in here, click the chart to enlarge the picture.
Granted, some people don't even try to argue the point, but for the ones that try or that want to, I believe this should be printed, laminated, and made into a wallet size that you can keep with you everywhere you go.