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pinko

1. n. a communist. (Popular during the 1950s.) Get out of here, you pinko!
2. mod. having communist tendencies; in the manner of a communist. Get that pinko jerk out of here!
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Mr Pinko was taken to hospital to undergo emergency surgery and is said to be in a stable condition.
For instance, he points out that "the most dramatic story about the NFB was the communist scare in the late 1940s" when founder John Grierson hightailed it out of the country under suspicion of ringleading a nest of wild-eyed pinko spies.
Our brave, stalwart President and his loyal band of altruistic acolytes, who ignored the weak, doddering, and senile protestations of the entire Commie Pinko Yellow Rat Bastard World by taking this country into a preemptive war based on charges of weapons of mass destruction that mysteriously never materialized?
While this may seem like a ranting from a bleeding-heart pinko, how can you honestly justify cracking jokes when any living thing's life is being taken for your betterment?
It would be unseemly for the Hoiles family, after preaching to all of us all these years, to sell their paper[s] to a dirty, rotten, pinko rat.
Pinko said that the industry now has to wait and see if end product manufacturers are really going to absorb all of this material.
Likewise, prochoicers must get weary of being told they're "pro-abortion" because it makes them so much money, that they don't care about children and families, and are elite godless commie pinko perverts to boot.
Pinko liberals whine about "hostile media coverage".
LEFT: Pinko leather jacket, pounds 625, and beaded vest top, pounds 200, with J Brand jeans, pounds 210, from Harvey Nichols.
Guests can enjoy drinks and canaps before seeing the very best of the S/S12 collections from the likes of Pinko,Philip Armstrong,Alice + Olivia,Sass & Bide, Gucci,Dolce & Gabbana,Jimmy Choo and Christian Louboutin.
Brands include Forever Unique, Pinko, Sherri Hill, ASH, Aftershock, Love From Australia, Jovani and Australia Luxe Collective.
And they went on to enjoy minor hits with a customised cover of The Fugs' Out Demons Out and Apache Dropout, an inspired amalgam of Hank Marvin and Captain Beefheart that provided the perfect showcase for the exceptional guitar skills and growling vocals that - along with his unashamedly Pinko politics and a head of the biggest hair in rock - were the head man's trademarks.
And I'm sure you know plenty about that organization, Joe, being a liberal pinko commie agitator and all.
Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson, a critic of the M4 scheme, said he would "vote for anyone who promised to tear up that stupid pinko (sic) bus lane".