A reader writes:
Americans may be more familiar with the feature film spin-off of "The Thick Of It" - In The Loop. The clip you posted of Malcolm Tucker's expletive rant was great, but here's a compilation of his greatest hits from the movie. The actor, Peter Capaldi, is truly a master of the foul mouth. (In the vein of another great Scottish actor, Robert Carlyle, in Trainspotting.)
Totally not safe for work, so use your headphones if you have them. The c-word is not as radioactive and far more common in Britain as it is in America. Mercifully, Fallows approves too - so I'm not the only profanity-promoting turd in the Atlantic punchbowl.