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bigot

A person who is religiously attached to a particular computer, language, operating system, editor, or other tool (see religious issues). Usually found with a specifier; thus, "Cray bigot", "ITS bigot", "APL bigot", "VMS bigot", "Berkeley bigot". Real bigots can be distinguished from mere partisans or zealots by the fact that they refuse to learn alternatives even when the march of time and/or technology is threatening to obsolete the favoured tool. It is truly said "You can tell a bigot, but you can't tell him much." Compare weenie.
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In a Facebook message that went up after the network resumed control of the site, Mr Bigot said the "very powerful cyber attack" began on Wednesday at 10pm.
Del periodo de madurez entre 1638 y 1642, un denso y a la vez sutil claroscuro en la obra hoy mexicana, representa uno de los mas bellos lienzos de Bigot y ejempio unico en America Latina.
Our British friends would like to put Hezbollah's military wing on the terror list," said Bigot, adding that the "main element is what is the outcome of the inquiry in Bulgaria," he said in a telephone interview with the Post.
And it is sad to have to see the anti-gay religious bigots listed in Bob Minor's column (Minor Details).
Reasoned opinions" deemed "thoughtful and sincere" is about as far from "you're a bigot if you disagree" as one can get.
Dario Fo, the play's author and the 1997 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature, is a "well-known Stalinist and anti-Catholic bigot," said William Donohue, president of the Catholic League.
The latter, no doubt, is the product of his upbringing at the hands of his Holocaust-denying father -- by all appearances an unrepentant bigot in the real sense of the term.
Sociologist Robert Merton theorizes that, despite the fact that many people think they are totally unbiased and everyone else is a raving bigot, people fall into four categories: "all-weather liberals," "reluctant liberals," "timid bigots" and "all-weather bigots.
That does not, therefore, make him a bigot, let alone someone of the same mold as those who once fed gay persons to dogs or burned them at the stake.
A "pedant, bigot and brute," though eventually useful to the cause of liberty.
The bigot, as law enforcement personnel should understand, is in a profoundly consequential way a moral failure.
Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton and Lily Tomlin, stars of the classic workplace comedy Nine To Five, clocked-in for a special cast reunion event to celebrate the launch of Fox Home Entertainment's Sexist, Egotistical, Lying, Hypocritical Bigot Edition DVD, on Thursday, March 30th at the Hollywood & Highland Complex.