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    a hardline British communist (from the fact that they supported the actions of the Soviet Union in countries such as Hungary and Czechoslovakia)

    Mr Nicholson retains many of the traits of a tankie – secretive, divisive and with a penchant for central command.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 07/03/2013

sea lion

in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them

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