Type of insult: Historical insults

Leave our flies alone

Who needs friends like these – a cricketing insult.

The swish-swash of the press

The bum of impudency, the shambles of beastliness..

The politically immature president

How can a guy this politically immature seriously expect to be President?

A shortsighted, crapulous mass

What a poor, ignorant, malicious, shortsighted, crapulous mass is Tom Paine’s Common Sense

A cheery greeting

I got the sort of greeting a corpse would give to an undertaker.

A bloodthirsty guttersnipe

A monster of wickedness, insatiable in his lust for blood and plunder

A municipal drainpipe

He saw foreign policy through the wrong end of a municipal drainpipe.

The smallest amount of thought

The smallest amount of thought.. Ramsay Macdonald insulted by Churchill.