Piers Morgan was on the receiving end of MP Anna Soubry’s rage after he accused her of using bad language in Parliament.
The MP was on Good Morning Britain to discuss the abuse she has received from protesters, who chanted about her being a "liar" and a "Nazi" on Westminster’s College Green.
She has now called for the Metropolitan Police to start intervening when MPs and journalists are harassed outside Parliament, claiming a particular group of far-right activists have been causing a great deal of problems for her.
"We all have a responsibility with the language that we use and that includes writers like yourselves," she told the Mirror’s Kevin Maguire and broadcaster Andrew Pierce.
Anna spoke passionately about what was going on
Piers suggested she had said some unsavoury things herself
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Kevin shot back, “And MPs in Parliament,” at which point Piers decided to step in to put forward his view of the situation.
Piers asked Anna: “Does that include you, Anna? You’ve used some inflammatory language…”
Anna looked stunned and angry at the claims, asking: “Have I?”
Piers questioned whether she would dispute his claims, but Kevin stepped in again, saying: "You were accused of calling Ed Miliband a sanctimonious… and then I can’t use the next word.”
She was livid at his suggestion
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At Anna’s fierce disagreements, Andrew then added: “They had lip readers looking at the word she used – it looked like it.”
But Anna was not having any of it, and started to shout down the men who were questioning her.
She said: "No, it did not and I will sue. This is the problem – there’s no smoke without fire.
“That’s what happens in the real world and you empower people by not doing your job properly as an investigative journalist.
She got very annoyed at their suggestions
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“And if you’d done your job properly, you’d have seen the real tape unedited. And I most certainly did not use that word!
“It’s a word I do not use and I would never swear in Parliament, so I object hugely.”
In 2015, the former minister was accused of calling the then Labour leader "a sanctimonious c***," but she strongly denied these claims.
Anna did, however, admit to having said that Nigel Farage looked like someone "with a finger up his bottom and he quite likes it," but did not seem to feel too guilty about this comment.
Good Morning Britain airs weekdays at 6am on ITV.