And MPs lapped it up
"This is a deplorable act against children, many of whom are from disadvantaged families," Mr Russell fulminated. "Even milk-snatcher Thatcher, infamous for doing away with schoolI" At which point Mr Russell was interrupted by a loud shout of "Order" from the Deputy Speaker, who added: "It is a courtesy that we practise in the House when referring to members of the upper house to refer to them in the proper way, and not in a manner such as that used by the honourable gentleman."
Chastened, Mr Russell reiterated his point with somewhat more care: "Even Baroness Thatcher the milk-snatcher never attacked some of the most vulnerable people in our society."
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