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selective outrage
When one's prejudiced or biased demeanours come to light to show their disgrace towards a particular group she another group has done the same thing.
bucket of militancy
Full of aggression
shit on a shingle
white gravy with sauage on toast
a cauliflower ear
An ear that has been permanently swollen and disfigured as a result of being repeatedly struck. Often a feature of a veteran boxer or rugby player.
on a napoleonic scale
on a huge, ambitious scale.