The Tories were certainly not slow in releasing the hounds out of the traps towards their latest victim: newly-crowned Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn.
First leader David Cameron tweeted this warm greeting:
And then the Conservative party released this doom-laded video (which has now been removed by YouTube) warning of the eternal apocalypse that would be the certain result of a nice man called Jeremy, who seems to want equality, fairness and world peace, ever coming to power.
However, the dogs of war can bite both ways, with Cameron's tweet getting the reaction it deserved:
And now the brilliant Cassetteboy taking down the attack video in a rather excellent manner.
Stay tuned for the next five years of this...