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but what does that even mean ? It's a playground taunt entirely devoid of any value.

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by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Mon Mar 5th, 2012 at 09:59:51 AM EST
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It means "populist", "mercurial" or "colorful" "strongmen" find it easy to connect with their popular base through homophobic shibboleths.

There are three stories about the euro crisis: the Republican story, the German story, and the truth. -- Paul Krugman
by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Mar 5th, 2012 at 10:03:46 AM EST
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Homophobia is the last refuge of the scoundrel.

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II
by eurogreen on Mon Mar 5th, 2012 at 10:07:30 AM EST
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