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  1. Johnny-one-note(Noun)

    A person (or organization) who often expresses a strong opinion or viewpoint on a single subject or a few particular subjects.

  2. Johnny-one-note(Noun)

    An opinion or viewpoint on a single subject or a few particular subjects which is frequently expressed by a person or organization.

  3. Origin: "Johnny One Note" is a show tune from the 1937 Rodgers and Hart musical Babes in Arms. The lyrics tell a story of a male vocalist named Johnny who sang with a band and could sing only one note, but sang that note extremely well.

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