He is a total... well, c--t. Joffrey was the King of C--TS.
But here's the thing: despite all iTS darkness and cruelty, the show ultimately doesn't tolerate c--TS.
The reality is much more collaborative; where would Raymond Carver have been without Gordon Lish, or TS Eliot without Ezra Pound?
to cross one's T's (and dot one's i's) "to be exact" is attested from 1849. Phrase to a T "exactly" is recorded from 1690s, though the exact signification is uncertain, despite much speculation. The measuring tool called a T-square is recorded by that name from 1785.
temperature (often italic)
The symbol for the isotope tritium.
absolute temperature (often italic)
tetanus toxoids vaccine
A servile assistant; a mere ?unky or tool: Whenever Gulliver is not acting as a stooge there is a sort of continuity in his character/ his bail-bond stooges (1913+)
: We're glad to stooge for him (1939+)
To assault viciously; savage; clobber (1946+)