Such a dismissive and negative view of these two giants isn't fair, of course.
The same sort of dismissive attitude is evident in response to the latest findings.
Woodward, you can also gather, wouldn't have been so dismissive if England had been on the receiving end.
He is dismissive of the tyranny of email, pagers and mobile phones.
She is dismissive of talk that the island is any less deserving of public support than any other community in Scotland.
I've been watching all this California stuff with a really dismissive attitude.
Yet overall, the summer school flaunted a dismissive attitude toward folk history.
Miss Regan complained to the manager but said he was dismissive of her complaint and walked off while she was still talking to him.
Both Dodge and Hollis were sceptical of the worth of intervention and dismissive towards the coalition.
He was dismissive of his television work, saying it had paid the rent and bought the groceries, and was now behind him.