The Sky News anchor last night took aim at the male LBC presenter, who she accused of "telling me I can't be both a successful mum and a professional". She rounded off the riposte with "#sillyMan" for good measure.
When you find out can you let me know ... https://t.co/NmvSDyrgDs— Elizabeth Ammon (@legsidelizzy) February 11, 2016
*looks to camera* https://t.co/NINWyZnv3l— Mollie Goodfellow (@hansmollman) February 11, 2016
seriously LBC stop it. It's late, maybe you need some sleep https://t.co/YAK7n0RErD— Natasha Clark (@NatashaC) February 11, 2016
Despite the question still being one some mothers ask themselves, many listeners lamented the nature of the debate.
I need feminism because the phrase "career woman" is still said and "career man" never has been. https://t.co/EaMnqes6l3— B-Rubes (@pegggyolson) February 11, 2016
But others were left in complete certainty about the answer to presenter Ian Collins' original question.
Yes. End of phone-in. https://t.co/zpLJeMWn4O— Lee Beattie (@leebeattie) February 11, 2016
well my mum's definitely proof that they can https://t.co/kYlMWWbn8A— Chlö (@ChloeLilyC) February 11, 2016
LBC declined to comment to HuffPost UK on the complaints of their listeners.