Vatnik or Vatniki is very popular 2013-14 term describing Russian patriotic rednecks. Vatnik is a person who is dumb and blindly loves his Motherland. The lack of irony and critical thinking is often attributed to Russian Vatniki.
Vatniki need a tsar, law and order. Vatniki hate the USA, devotedly praise Stalin and Putin. According to them, Russia won all the wars in the world history.
Though, vatniki generally consume a lot of alcohol, the political image is quite clear to them: Russia will run the world again. And pretty soon…
– via lurkmore.to