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Post by bindeweede » Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:46 pm

This from Susie Dent.
My word of the day is ‘quockerwodger’: a 19th century wooden toy puppet whose limbs jerk about at the whim of the puppet master. It soon became used for a politician whose strings are pulled entirely by someone else.
Now then, suggestions for current politicians????????

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Re: "Quockerwodger."

Post by Tony.Williams » Wed Jul 18, 2018 4:45 am

Is there a name for a politician whose strings are being pulled by different people with conflicting priorities?

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