If Someone Makes You Mad, You Should Throw Down With These Shakespearean Insults

Published 5 years and 6 months ago on Huffington Post US Arts & Culture

Okay, so, the next time somebody grinds your gears, you should definitely throw down with a clever retort like "swaggering rascal."

Yes, that's right: some serious metaphorical barbed wire from the Bard himself.

In the most recent episode of the YouTube series "Anglophenia," Siobhan Thompson shows off some Shakespearean slander that should absolutely reenter the modern vernacular.

And the best part? You can find out what plays and scenes the insults came from on BBC America.

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