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Mr Potato Head

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Mr Potato Head was a popular toy made from plastic in the shape of a potato for the entertainment of Pad brats. The toy included various attachments that when added to the plastic potato formed a potato character. The toy became very popular following the Toy Story films.

Also a rather unkind nickname for a squaddie who in these rather more enlightened times would be described as "Facially Challenged".


Also at one time the ARRSE mascot with SA80, campaign 'tashe and pint in hand, the very image of the British squaddie ... Until that is m'learned friends from Hasbro wrote a letter to the CO's telling them they were very naughty and had to stop in-fringe-ing-cop-ee-rite (my that is a big word children) else they would have to go stand on the naughty step for some time.