The indictment against Adams, as I read it, is that he's a fat, pompous old windbag who assumes that anyone with an opposing viewpoint is a fool or a knave.
It's because, on balance, I think he's a pompous windbag .
I think he's a pompous old windbag
‘He's a pumped-up windbag who should be denied the oxygen of publicity,’ she says.
‘The boy looks like a pompous windbag ,’ Vandy interjected.
‘What an old windbag ,’ Saba sneered at King Mondo.
Ok, so I'm really nothing like him but if I was to be reincarnated as a pompous windbag that'd be the type I'd like to be.
I can think of no one in the whole world who could play a scheming windbag of a womaniser better than him!
They can range from I-work-with-bricks-and-steel-and-you-don't macho he-men on one end of the spectrum to the pompous, condescending windbags affecting Wrightian capes and walking sticks on the other.
Fortunately, this windbaggery can often be ignored, as fewer and fewer Americans really take the elite media's opinions seriously.