slanging match

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I don't want to be involved in a tit-for-tat press slanging match.
DAILY STAR: Boro chairman Steve Gibson was forced to calm furious fans whose anger spilled over into a post-match slanging match.
Add to this the slanging match between dieticians as to whether the diet was any good for you, the sniping from the Federation of Bakers and the British Potato Council over how the diet was demonising the humble carbohydrate and, to top it all, detractors highlighting the untimely demise of Dr Atkins himself--and you can see why it generated such interest in the press.
It started as a discussion about who goes where for Christmas and ended in a horrible slanging match.
The slanging match went on for two minutes until presenter Libby Purves stepped in to calm things down.
A source said: "She didn't want to get drawn into a slanging match but to say she was annoyed would be an understatement.
A verbal slanging match with his partner of 16 years, with whom he has two young children, then escalated into violence.
Vieira, who left Arsenal for Juventus this summer, and Manchester United skipper Keane clashed several times in the Premiership, with the situation coming to a head in a slanging match in the Highbury tunnel last February.
WEST BROM manager Bryan Robson insisted last night he would not enter into a slanging match with his departing midfielder Jason Koumas.
It would be better not to have a hearing at all in June if it is going to degenerate into some kind of verbal slanging match.
The man at the cenan unseemly three-way slanging match involving club owner Sam Hammam and Mark Bonner, who claimed he'd been left out of the side for the same reason before being released.
RIVAL undertakers have been banned from a hospital casualty ward -after a slanging match as they competed for customers.
PRIMERA DIVISION: Barcelona coach Tito Vilanova chose to focus on the brilliance of Lionel Messi rather than engage in a slanging match with Real Madrid after the teams played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in the first Clasico of the Primera Division season.
Too many of our Category One referees are leaving and the SFA should be getting to the bottom of it of rather than sweeping it under the carpet and getting involved in an embarrassing slanging match.
But by April 2009, Wade, then 19, and Ludemann, 18, had become involved in a year-long slanging match conducted by text message and on the internet.