Ranting is the act of (often) pointless usage of the mouth, usually in a loud, negative and prolonged manner.
It is mostly heard in the form of a monologue
and best practiced by annoyed politicians
; the finest examples of this action can be found in the British House of Commons
, (for my American friends who really want to see and hear this, tune into C-Span for Prime Minister's Question Time
Other great examples of ranting
can be heard from:
It can be great fun and a fantastic release to have a good ranting session, but beware your audience, it's a rare occasion when one finds a receptive set of ears for this bombastic, more often than not arrogant, form of communication