The leak of US dipomatic cables by Wikileaks revealed some equally frank assessments of British politicians.
Relations between the UK and the US haven't always been that "special".
America's objectives for a trade agreement with Britain spell out a stark Brexit future.
Efforts to keep Trump's itinerary as tight and cloistered as possible failed to avoid a classic diplomatic calamity.
The alignment of Independence Day and a presidential visit to Britain makes more sense than you might think.
Twin reports from a UK Parliament committee go further than ever in condemning Britain's complicity in the worst of the War on Terror.
It's quite possible that neither the US nor the UK will ever return to normal when it comes to political and constitutional balance.
Much of the debate around trade deals misses some of the fundamentals of what they actually are and involve.
President-elect Donald Trump has offered the UK a quick post-Brexit trade deal but he'll face some legal hurdles to make it happen.
The War on Terror-era programme of clandestine abductions and detentions wasn't just an American initiative.
Forecasts that Britain's withdrawal from the EU will send the world into a state of war are wildly overblown.
Rolling reaction from the US, Russia, France, Poland, Greece, Australia and Belgium to the UK's decision.