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  • n. Plural form of pinko.

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Examples

  • Limiting kids time on the internet; next thing you know these "pinkos" will ban texting!

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  • In an alleged tirade that went on for hours, she variously accused Quaid's accusers of being "pinkos" and "Nazis".

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  • Don Cherry's rant about bike-riding "pinkos," is earning considerable praise from cyclists.

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  • Cherry's rant about bike-riding "pinkos," is earning considerable praise from cyclists.

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  • But by 1952 the Republican senator from Wisconsin, Joe McCarthy, had forced a hiring freeze at the State Department, charging that "pinkos" from Harvard and Yale had infiltrated the Foreign Service.

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  • A 1962 FBI memorandum outlined how his father, Joseph Kennedy, called about a rumor of a purported FBI report linking his son to a group of "pinkos," slang for Communists, and that had kept him out of a Maryland school.

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  • A 1962 FBI memorandum outlined how his father, Joseph Kennedy, called about a rumour of a purported FBI report linking his son to a group of "pinkos," slang for Communists, and that had kept him out of a Maryland school.

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  • Back in the 1950's the imaginary enemies of the state were labeled communists, "pinkos" and "fellow travelers" and they included anyone who did not hew the conservative line.

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  • Lambasting "pinkos" and left-wingers, Cherry - sporting a neon-pink jacket - spent much of his time airing personal grievances concerning the media.

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  • His visit came at a somewhat inauspicious time: Mr. Adams delivered an address on the importance of pedestrian traffic and bike lanes on the same night that hockey commentator Don Cherry derided Toronto cyclists as "pinkos" at the inauguration of the city's new mayor, Rob Ford.

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