Isn’t it time we all sat down to wax nostalgic about insults of yesteryear? Rainn Wilson leads the way.

Nobody? Has ‘numb nuts’ been completely lost in modern society?

Support for this phrase proved quite strong on Twitter, and a faithful number of followers delivered the good news that they do indeed still call people “numb nuts.”

It feels good knowing we’re keeping the dream alive. We can’t let the finer parts of the English language simply fall into a state of disuse.