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    Quote Originally Posted by DimPrawn View Post
    I'd swap him for Scooter any day of the week.
    He could be gainfully employed in the kebab shop below Alexei's bedsit.
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    ******* snowflake, on whose behalf are you "offended" today?
    I’m not offended at all. I fully support your right to write stupid comments, whilst you fail to spot your own contradictions.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Batcher View Post
    some made up tulip on wrongopedia.
    try this

    Little Englander definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary


    (esp in the 19th century) a person opposed to the extension of the British Empire
    hardly the barbed insult you imagine it is.
    "If you didn't do anything that wasn't good for you it would be a very dull life. What are you gonna do? Everything that is pleasant in life is dangerous."

    I want to see the hand of history on his collar.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vetran View Post
    try this

    Little Englander definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary



    hardly the barbed insult you imagine it is.
    Do you really think that is the typical contemporary usage? Or is it more:

    2. British informal
    a person who perceives most foreign influences on Britain's culture and institutions as damaging or insidious
    ?
    Quote Originally Posted by Bean
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    Quote Originally Posted by vetran View Post
    try this

    Little Englander definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary



    hardly the barbed insult you imagine it is.
    I think that's the same thing. Insular, parochial, inward-looking, hates foreigners.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Batcher View Post
    I think that's the same thing. Insular, parochial, inward-looking, hates foreigners.
    But there are advantages! You can make yourself understood by any foreigner by raising your voice and gesticulating wildly.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BrilloPad View Post
    But there are advantages! You can make yourself understood by any foreigner by raising your voice and gesticulating wildly.
    Isn't that the universal American into any language translator.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BrilloPad View Post
    But there are advantages! You can make yourself understood by any foreigner by raising your voice and gesticulating wildly.
    Glad to see you're integrating in Llandudno.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zigenare View Post
    Every bloody year some cretin wheels that one out, and it's usually a bigoted Scot.

    Glad to see we're maintaining the old traditions.
    I suspect the dragon didn't give a tulip where he was from.
    When the fun stops, STOP.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Old Greg View Post
    Glad to see you're integrating in Llandudno.
    Oh its fantastic there! The locals are brilliant. I can see why they hate London. And Cardiff come to that....

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