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Watch this former party leader call Tories 'b***ards' seven times in four minutes

Paddy Ashdown is not familiar with being on the fence.

FORMER LIBERAL DEMOCRAT Paddy Ashdown appeared on the BBC today to discuss the upcoming British general election.

Ashdown was asked about former Conservative prime minister John Major’s warning about a Labour-SNP alliance.

And, let’s just say, things got colourful.

Source: liarpoliticians/YouTube

To put things into context, Major once called some of his own cabinet ministers “b***ards“.

So there you have it.

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