lenin lenin  /ˈlɛ nən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Russian founder of the Bolsheviks and leader of the Russian Revolution and first head of the USSR (1870-1924)

News

  1. Fearless store manager takes down shoplifter

    ORLANDO, FL – Somebody get this guy an “employee of the year award” stat. Lenin Ubiera-Cruz, a manager at Family Foods Supermarket in Orlando, Florida, goes above and beyond. He’s taken down not one but four suspected shoplifters. He’s like …
    on July 1, 2013     Source: CW39 NewsFix

  2. Florida Grocery Store Manager Takes Down Shoplifter on Camera

    One Florida grocery store worker isn’t afraid of confrontation and is ready to tackle any would-be thieves at a moment’s notice. While filming an interview with a local television station about shoplifters plaguing his store, grocery store owner Lenin Ubiera-Cruz saw a shoplifter he had caught on security footage and—with the cameras still rolling — tackled the man right in front of his store ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Opposing Views

Quotes

  1. "History teaches us that underestimating the words of evil, ambitious men is a terrible mistake," Bush said. "Bin Laden and his terrorist allies have made their intentions as clear as Lenin and Hitler before them. And the question is, will we...
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: President Bush Source: Forbes

  2. "Lenin and Stalin would love this stuff," Mr. Huckabee said, speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference here over the weekend, a kind of Woodstock for young conservatives.
    on Feb 28, 2009 By: Mike Huckabee Source: New York Times

  3. Mr Gorbachev, 77, said: "My view is [that] we should not be occupied right now with grave-digging. But we will necessarily come to a time when the mausoleum will have lost its meaning and we will bury [Lenin], give him up to the earth as his family...
    on Jun 4, 2008 By: Mikhail Gorbachev Source: Independent

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